What does artificer mean?

Definitions for artificer
ɑrˈtɪf ə sər, ˈɑr tə fə-ar·ti·fi·cer

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word artificer.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. inventor, discoverer, artificer(noun)

    someone who is the first to think of or make something

  2. craftsman, artisan, journeyman, artificer(noun)

    a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft

  3. armorer, armourer, artificer(noun)

    an enlisted man responsible for the upkeep of small arms and machine guns etc.


  1. artificer(Noun)

    Someone who is skilled in their trade; an artisan.

    Etymology: From artificier, from artificiarius.

  2. artificer(Noun)

    An inventor.

    Etymology: From artificier, from artificiarius.

  3. artificer(Noun)

    A member of the military who specializes in manufacturing and repairing weapon systems.

    Etymology: From artificier, from artificiarius.

  4. artificer(Noun)

    A trickster.

    Etymology: From artificier, from artificiarius.

  5. artificer(Noun)

    A savant.

    Etymology: From artificier, from artificiarius.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Artificer(noun)

    an artistic worker; a mechanic or manufacturer; one whose occupation requires skill or knowledge of a particular kind, as a silversmith

  2. Artificer(noun)

    one who makes or contrives; a deviser, inventor, or framer

  3. Artificer(noun)

    a cunning or artful fellow

  4. Artificer(noun)

    a military mechanic, as a blacksmith, carpenter, etc.; also, one who prepares the shells, fuses, grenades, etc., in a military laboratory

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. artificer

    One who works by hand in wood or metal; generally termed an idler on board, from his not keeping night-watch, and only appearing on deck duty when the hands are turned up.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. artificer

    One who makes fire works, or works in the artillery laboratory, and prepares the shells, fuzes, grenades, etc. It is also applied to military mechanics, such as carpenters, blacksmiths, masons, etc.

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How to say artificer in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of artificer in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of artificer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of artificer in a Sentence

  1. Henry David Thoreau:

    Man is the artificer of his own happiness.

Images & Illustrations of artificer

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