craftswoman

noun crafts·wom·an \ ˈkraf(t)s-ˌwu̇-mən \

Definition of craftswoman

1 : a woman who is an artisan
2 : a woman who is skilled in a craft

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First Known Use of craftswoman

1886

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Definition of craftswoman for English Language Learners

  • : a woman who makes beautiful objects by hand


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