Definition of tradesman in English:


Line breaks: trades|man
Pronunciation: /ˈtreɪdzmən

noun (plural tradesmen)

A person engaged in trading or a trade, typically on a relatively small scale.
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  • 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.
shopkeeper, retailer, vendor, merchant, dealer, trader, supplier, stockist; salesman, saleswoman, salesperson, tradesperson, wholesaler; North Americanstorekeeper
historical chandler, shopman, roundsman
craftsman, workman, skilled worker, artisan, employee, tradesperson, mechanic

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