craftsperson

[krafts-pur-suhn, krahfts-]
noun
a person who practices or is highly skilled in a craft; artisan.

Origin:
1970–75; crafts(man) + -person


See -person.
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craftspeople

[krafts-pee-puhl, krahfts-]
plural noun
craftsmen and craftswomen collectively.

Origin:
crafts(men) + people

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Example sentences
The ascendance of the mining engineer over the skilled craftsperson was a gradual process.
Ever humble, he did not consider himself a fine artist, but rather referred to himself as a craftsperson.
Have each student draw the item as if it were a plan for a craftsperson to make the article.
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