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Definition of "workmanship" []

  • The skill of a craftsperson or artisan. (noun)
  • The quality of something made, as by an artisan: a silver tray of excellent workmanship. (noun)
  • Something made or produced by a workman. (noun)
  • The product of effort or endeavor. (noun)
  • The art or skill of a workman (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • The art or skill with which something is made or executed (noun)
  • The degree of art or skill exhibited in the finished product (noun)
  • The piece of work so produced (noun)

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Use "workmanship" in a sentence
  • "Such vehicles hark back to an era of class and pride in workmanship - and when "going green" merely meant feeling rather ill."
  • "I hope all this enjoyment eventually translates into objects whose workmanship is not too shoddy."
  • "The best fitting syn stock to metal I ever saw and the workmanship is superior to most Syn stocked firearms."