noun (plural tradesmen)
A person engaged in trading or a trade, typically on a relatively small scale.
- 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.
North American storekeeper
craftsman, workman, skilled worker, artisan, employee, tradesperson, mechanic
Words that rhyme with tradesmantradesmen
For editors and proofreaders
Line breaks: trades|man
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.