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noun as in skilled person

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Each Grovemade monitor stand is made in the USA by dedicated craftsmen.

Where once a studio might have handed off their “Superman” movie to a reliable craftsman like Richard Donner — who died Monday at 91 — professionalism and competence were no longer enough.

Groups overseeing restoration work in Patan Durbar Square, another group of temples and shrines 30 minutes south of Kathmandu city center, are even allowing the public to walk near the craftsmen as they go about their work.

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Today, in the shadow of a conflict that’s taken an estimated half a million lives, craftsmen are working to restore these unique water features.

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Until the second industrial revolution in the late-19th century, production was largely in the hands of skilled craftsmen who fashioned goods at their own pace.

It gave him, writes Sykes, “the ability to become his own craftsman.”

There are 17 processes herein, which collectively take four years for a craftsman to master.

A professional craftsman was recruited to build the rowboat.

The artist, instead of a mere craftsman, was beginning to be revered as something quite different.

People take for granted how skilled he was as a craftsman, the simplicity of the writing, and how naturally it came.

A fine piece of woodwork is often spoiled by the amateur craftsman when starting a cut with a saw.

"You're supposed to be our combination inventor-craftsman," he said to George.

The reporter did something else which marked him as a craftsman.

Perhaps the Homeric chief may have sometimes been a craftsman like the heroes of the Sagas, great sword-smiths.

A more cunning craftsman than myself has told us that the less we track human life the more cheerily we shall speak of it.


On this page you'll find 20 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to craftsman, such as: artisan, journeyman, machinist, maker, manufacturer, and master.

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