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brick·lay·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bricklayernoun

    a craftsman skilled in building with bricks

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  1. bricklayernoun

    A craftsman who builds walls and suchlike out of bricks.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bricklayernoun

    one whose occupation is to build with bricks

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  1. Bricklayer

    A bricklayer or mason is a craftsman who lays bricks to construct brickwork. The term also refers to personnel who use blocks to construct blockwork walls and other forms of masonry. In British and Australian English, a bricklayer is colloquially known as a "brickie". The training of a trade in European cultures has been a formal tradition for many centuries. A craftsman typically begins in an apprenticeship, working for and learning from a master craftsman, and after a number of years is released from his master's service to become a journeyman. After a journeyman has proven himself to his trade's guild, he may settle down as a master craftsman and work for himself, eventually taking on his own apprentices. A notable person who laid bricks was Sir Winston Churchill.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bricklayer in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bricklayer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of bricklayer in a Sentence

  1. Lauri Saft:

    Lauri Saft know, I was telling my boss the other day that my grandfather was a bricklayer in Springfield, Illinois. He used to say, ‘ Here, I built that building, and I built that stairwell, ’ and I said that what’s cool for us here is that we can point to different projects, different innovations and say, ‘ We did that. That’s us. ’.

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