What does draughtsman mean?

Definitions for draughtsman
ˈdræfts mən, ˈdrɑfts-draughts·man

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. draftsman, draughtsman, draftspersonnoun

    a skilled worker who draws plans of buildings or machines


  1. draughtsmannoun

    A person skilled at drawing engineering or architectural plans.

  2. draughtsmannoun

    A piece in the game of draughts (checkers).

  3. Etymology: From draught's + man.


  1. draughtsman

    A draughtsman is a professional who creates detailed technical plans or drawings for architectural, engineering, or industrial purposes, usually using computer-aided design and drafting (CADD) software. Their works form the foundation for the construction of physical structures or manufacturing of products. The term can also refer to an artist skilled in drawing.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Draughtsmannoun

    one who draws pleadings or other writings

  2. Draughtsmannoun

    one who draws plans and sketches of machinery, structures, and places; also, more generally, one who makes drawings of any kind

  3. Draughtsmannoun

    a "man" or piece used in the game of draughts

  4. Draughtsmannoun

    one who drinks drams; a tippler

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. draughtsman

    The artist who draws plans or charts from instructions or surveys.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of draughtsman in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of draughtsman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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