Definition of craftsmanship in English:


Line breaks: crafts¦man|ship
Pronunciation: /ˈkrɑːf(t)smənʃɪp


[mass noun]
  • 1Skill in a particular craft: I admire his engineering skills and craftsmanship
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    • Over the years he constructed some magnificent stone walls around the county which bear testament to his gifted craftsmanship in hard landscaping.
    • I enjoyed their early music the most, yet appreciated their craftsmanship to the end.
    • Sue Wong should be in New York or even Paris displaying her masterful craftsmanship.
    workmanship, artistry, craft, art, artisanship, handiwork, work; skill, skilfulness, technique, expertise, mastery
  • 1.1The quality of design and work shown in something made by hand; artistry: a piece of fine craftsmanship
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    • However, with the increasing demand, the craftsmanship has improved.
    • The splendor of the stonework in the villages testifies to the great craftsmanship through the ages.
    • He thought there was a lot of craftsmanship in old things.

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