Share this entry

Share this page


Syllabification: crafts·wom·an
Pronunciation: /ˈkraf(t)sˌwo͝omən

Definition of craftswoman in English:

noun (plural craftswomen)

A woman who is skilled in a particular craft.
Example sentences
  • She is a genuinely talented craftswoman whose knack for vocal extravaganzas is endearing.
  • A craftsman or craftswoman spends years learning and perfecting their craft - as do artists.
  • Woodworking tools in the hands of a craftsman or craftswoman produce art; in the hands of a small child, they are weapons.

Words that rhyme with craftswoman


Definition of craftswoman in:

Share this entry

Share this page


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day glen
Pronunciation: ɡlɛn
a narrow valley, especially in Scotland or Ireland