(also tradeswoman or tradesperson)
noun (plural tradesmen, tradeswomen, or tradespeople /ˈtreɪdzpəːs(ə)n/)
- A person engaged in trading or a trade, typically on a relatively small scale.More example sentences
shopkeeper, retailer, vendor, merchant, dealer, trader, supplier, stockist; salesman, saleswoman, salesperson, tradesperson, wholesaler; North American storekeepercraftsman, workman, skilled worker, artisan, employee, tradesperson, mechanic
- The modernisation also meant that the abattoir could easily be used by individual butchers or groups of tradesmen.
- There's much talk at the moment about a general lack of tradesmen and hairdressers about the place.
- Another tradesman in Grattan Street said he heard the motorbike pull up and heard the shot.