handcraftsman

noun
hand·​crafts·​man | \ ˈhan(d)-ˌkraf(t)-smən How to pronounce handcraftsman (audio) \

Definition of handcraftsman

: a person who is skilled in handicraft

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Other Words from handcraftsman

handcraftsmanship \ ˈhan(d)-​ˌkraf(t)-​smən-​ship How to pronounce handcraftsman (audio) \ noun

Examples of handcraftsman in a Sentence

using traditional methods, the handcraftsmen at the small workshop fashion pieces of wood furniture that are really works of art

First Known Use of handcraftsman

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Handcraftsman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/handcraftsman. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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