Definitions for workmanshipˈwɜrk mənˌʃɪp

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

work•man•shipˈwɜrk mənˌʃɪp(n.)

  1. the art or skill of a workman or workwoman.

  2. the quality or mode of execution, as of a thing made.

  3. the product or result of labor and skill; work executed.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. craft, craftsmanship, workmanship(noun)

    skill in an occupation or trade


  1. workmanship(Noun)

    The skill of an artisan or craftsman

  2. workmanship(Noun)

    The quality of something made by an artisan or craftsman

Webster Dictionary

  1. Workmanship(noun)

    the art or skill of a workman; the execution or manner of making anything

  2. Workmanship(noun)

    that which is effected, made, or produced; manufacture, something made by manual labor


  1. Workmanship

    Workmanship is a human attribute relating to knowledge and skill at performing a task. The type of work may include the creation of handcrafts, art, writing, machinery and other products. Workmanship is also a quality imparted to a product.

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


the skill of a qualified workman; skill in making things.

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