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workmanship

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noun work·man·ship \-ˌship\

Simple Definition of workmanship

  • : the quality of the work that is done by someone

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of workmanship

  1. 1 :  something effected, made, or produced :  work

  2. 2 :  the art or skill of a workman; also :  the quality imparted to a thing in the process of making <a vase of exquisite workmanship>

Examples of workmanship in a sentence

  1. The problems were caused by cheap materials and poor workmanship.

  2. The excellent workmanship of the cabinets is remarkable.



1523

First Known Use of workmanship

1523


WORKMANSHIP Defined for Kids

workmanship

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noun work·man·ship \ˈwərk-mən-ˌship\

Definition of workmanship for Students

  1. 1 :  the art or skill of a workman

  2. 2 :  the quality of a piece of work <They take pride in their good workmanship.>




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