What does journeyman mean?

Definitions for journeymanˈdʒɜr ni mən

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

Princeton's WordNet

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

    a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft


  1. Journeyman(n.)

    Hence: A competent and experienced worker who performs adequately but without a high level of expertise or imagination.

  2. Journeyman(n.)

    Formerly, a man hired to work by the day; now, commonly, one who has finished an apprenticeship and is a competent worker in a handicraft or trade, but has not received recognition as a master; -- distinguished from apprentice and from master workman.


  1. journeyman(Noun)

    a tradesman who has served an apprenticeship and is employed by a master tradesman

  2. journeyman(Noun)

    a competent but undistinguished tradesman, especially one who works, and is paid by the day

  3. journeyman(Noun)

    a player who plays on many different teams during the course of his career

    The Los Angeles Lakers added journeyman forward Bob McAdoo to their roster in hopes that he could help them win a title.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Journeyman(noun)

    formerly, a man hired to work by the day; now, commonly, one who has mastered a handicraft or trade; -- distinguished from apprentice and from master workman


  1. Journeyman

    A journeyman is someone who has completed an apprenticeship and is fully educated in a trade or craft, but not yet a master. To become a master, a journeyman has to submit a master work piece to a guild for evaluation and be admitted to the guild as a master.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of journeyman in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of journeyman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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