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Definition 1: the skilled practice of a practical occupation - [noun denoting act]

Samples where craft or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he learned his trade as an apprentice

Synonyms for craft in the sense of this definition

(craft is a kind of ...) the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money

"he's not in my line of business"

(... is a kind of craft ) the craft of making fireworks

(... is a kind of craft ) the shoemaker's trade

(... is a kind of craft ) the craft of a roofer

(... is a kind of craft ) the craft of doing sheet metal work (as in ventilation systems)

(... is a kind of craft ) the laying on of shingles

"shingling is a craft very different from carpentry"

(... is a kind of craft ) the occupation of a tailor

(... is a kind of craft ) the craft of making special tools and dies

(... is a kind of craft ) a craft that requires skillful hands

(... is a kind of craft ) act or process of minting coins

(... is a kind of craft ) making leather from rawhide

(... is a kind of craft ) the craft of composing type and printing from it

(... is a kind of craft ) the trade of a funeral director

(... is a kind of craft ) the craft of upholstering

(... is a kind of craft ) the craft of making earthenware

(... is a kind of craft ) the occupation of a plumber (installing and repairing pipes and fixtures for water or gas or sewage in a building)

(... is a kind of craft ) the occupation of a pilot

(... is a kind of craft ) the craft of building and repairing airplanes

(... is a kind of craft ) the craft of building and repairing automobiles

(... is a kind of craft ) the craft of basket making

(... is a kind of craft ) the craft of a carpenter: making things out of wood

(... is a kind of craft ) the craft of drawing blueprints

(... is a kind of craft ) the craft of making dresses

(... is a kind of craft ) the craft of an electrician

(... is a kind of craft ) the trade or act of decorating the interior of a building or room, especially with regard to color combination, paint, fabrics, carpeting, etc.

(... is a kind of craft ) the trade of cutting or preparing or selling timber

(... is a kind of craft ) the craft of a mason

(... is a kind of craft ) the craft of an oculist

(... is a kind of craft ) the occupation of a house painter

"house painting was the only craft he knew"

(... is a kind of craft ) the craft of making paper

(... is a kind of craft ) the craft and science of growing grapes and making wine

Definition 2: a vehicle designed for navigation in or on water or air or through outer space - [noun denoting artifact]

(craft is a kind of ...) a conveyance that transports people or objects

(... is a kind of craft ) a vehicle that can fly

(... is a kind of craft ) a craft capable of moving over water or land on a cushion of air created by jet engines

(... is a kind of craft ) naval craft designed for putting ashore troops and equipment

(... is a kind of craft ) a craft capable of traveling in outer space; technically, a satellite around the sun

(... is a kind of craft ) a craft designed for water transportation

Definition 3: shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for craft in the sense of this definition

(craft is a kind of ...) intelligence manifested by being astute (as in business dealings)

Definition 4: skill in an occupation or trade - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for craft in the sense of this definition

(craft is a kind of ...) an ability that has been acquired by training

(... is a kind of craft ) skill in domestic management

(... is a kind of craft ) the skills involved in the work of a priest

(... is a kind of craft ) skill in writing or staging plays

(... is a kind of craft ) skill acquired through experience in a trade; often used to discuss skill in espionage

"instructional designers are trained in something that might be called tradecraft" "the CIA chief of station accepted responsibility for his agents' failures of tradecraft"

(... is a kind of craft ) skill in the management of boats

(... is a kind of craft ) skill in carving or fashioning objects from wood

Definition 5: people who perform a particular kind of skilled work - [noun denoting group]

Samples where craft or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he represented the craft of brewers
  • as they say in the trade

Synonyms for craft in the sense of this definition

(craft is a kind of ...) people having the same social, economic, or educational status

"the working class" "an emerging professional class"

Definition 6: make by hand and with much skill - [verb of creation]

Samples where craft or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The artisan crafted a complicated tool

(craft is a kind of ...) make out of components (often in an improvising manner)

"She fashioned a tent out of a sheet and a few sticks"

(... is a kind of craft ) make something by hand

"We handcraft all our paper"

(... is a kind of craft ) make filigree, as with a precious metal

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