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A person skilled in making a product by hand.
Made by hand or by traditional means and using high-quality ingredients; artisanal: artisan cheeses; artisan wine.
[Probably French, from Italian artigiano, from Vulgar Latin *artitiānus, from Latin artītus, skilled in the arts, past participle of artīre, to instruct in the arts, from ars, art-, art; see ar- in Indo-European roots.]
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1. a skilled workman; craftsman
2. (Professions) a skilled workman; craftsman
3. (Art Terms) obsolete an artist
[C16: from French, from Old Italian artigiano, from arte art1]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
ar•ti•san(ˈɑr tə zən)
a person skilled in an applied art; a craftsperson.
[1530–40; < Middle French < Upper Italian form of Tuscan artigiano]
syn: See artist.
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|Noun||1.||artisan - a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft|
bookbinder - a worker whose trade is binding books
bricklayer - a craftsman skilled in building with bricks
coachbuilder - a craftsman who makes the bodies of motor vehicles
coppersmith - someone who makes articles from copper
currier - a craftsman who curries leather for use
glassblower - someone skilled in blowing bottles from molten glass
luthier - a craftsman who makes stringed instruments (as lutes or guitars or violins)
miller - someone who works in a mill (especially a grain mill)
ceramicist, ceramist, potter, thrower - a craftsman who shapes pottery on a potter's wheel and bakes them it a kiln
rigger - someone who rigs ships
roofer - a craftsman who lays or repairs roofs
steamfitter - a craftsman who installs and maintains equipment for ventilating or heating or refrigerating
tanner - a craftsman who tans skins and hides
animal stuffer, stuffer, taxidermist - a craftsman who stuffs and mounts the skins of animals for display
upholsterer - a craftsman who upholsters furniture
weaver - a craftsman who weaves cloth
welder - joins pieces of metal by welding them together
wright - someone who makes or repairs something (usually used in combination)
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noun craftsman, technician, mechanic, journeyman, artificer, handicraftsman, skilled workman They have been restored by a stonemason and artisan.
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002
artisan[ˈɑːtɪzæn] N → artesano/a m/f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
artisan[ˈɑːrtɪzæn] n → artisan(e) m/f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Handwerker(in) m(f)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
artisan[ˈɑːtɪˌzæn] n → artigiano/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
artisan(ˈaːtizӕn) , ((American) -zn) noun
a skilled workman. vakman صانِع، صَنَائِعي занаятчия artesão řemeslník der/die Handwerker(in) håndværker τεχνίτηςartesano käsitööline صنعتگر artesaani artisan/-ane אומן दस्तकार zanatlija mesterember tukang yang terampil handverksmaður artigiano 職人 장인 amatininkas, meistras amatnieks pekerja pakar ambachtsmanhåndverkerrzemieślnik کسب ګر artesão artizan ремесленник remeselník obrtnik zanatlija hantverkare ช่างฝีมือ zanaatkâr, el işçisi 工匠 ремісник کاریگر ، فنکار thợ thủ công 工匠
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