Examples of workmanship in a Sentence
The problems were caused by cheap materials and poor workmanship.
The excellent workmanship of the cabinets is remarkable.
Recent Examples of workmanship from the Web
The experts were now sure, because of the sloppy workmanship, the bomb was probably not the work of a mob hit man.
How were kids going to learn the true value of quality workmanship without having to carefully balance the long green slats, one at a time, to create a roof?
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First Known Use of workmanship
WORKMANSHIP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of workmanship for English Language Learners
: the quality of the work that is done by someone
WORKMANSHIP Defined for Kids
Definition of workmanship for Students
1 : the art or skill of a workman
2 : the quality of a piece of work They take pride in their good workmanship.
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