draftsman

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

drafts·man

noun \ˈdraf(t)-smən, ˈdräf(t)-\

: a person whose job is to make drawings that will be used to make machines, buildings, etc.

: someone who writes an official or legal document (such as a law) based on the ideas that have been officially discussed

: an artist who draws well

Full Definition of DRAFTSMAN

1
:  a person who draws plans and sketches (as of machinery or structures)
2
:  a person who draws legal documents or other writings
3
:  an artist who excels in drawing
drafts·man·ly \-lē\ adjective
drafts·man·ship \-ˌship\ noun

Examples of DRAFTSMAN

  1. Her use of color is not outstanding, but she is a first-rate draftsman.

First Known Use of DRAFTSMAN

1663

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