Simple Definition of workmanlike
: done with the skill expected of a good worker or performer but usually not in very exciting or impressive way
Full Definition of workmanlike
: characterized by the skill and efficiency typical of a good workman <workmanlike thoroughness>; also : competent and skillful but not outstanding or original <an adequate … reporter who turned out workmanlike copy — Tom Clancy>
Examples of workmanlike
He did a workmanlike job on the boat.
She showed workmanlike thoroughness in everything she did.
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Rhymes with workmanlike
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