[ krɑ:ft ] Pronunciation: "craft" in a sentence
Noun: craft krãft
- The skilled practice of a practical occupation
- A vehicle designed for navigation in or on water or air or through outer space
- People who perform a particular kind of skilled work
"he represented the craft of brewers"
- Skill in an occupation or trade
- craftsmanship, workmanship
- Shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception
- craftiness, cunning, foxiness, guile, slyness, wiliness
- Make by hand and with much skill
"The artisan crafted a complicated tool"
Sounds like: kraft
Derived forms: crafts, crafting, crafted
Type of: accomplishment, acquirement, acquisition, astuteness, attainment, business, class, fashion, forge, job, line, line of work, occupation, perspicaciousness, perspicacity, shrewdness, skill, social class, socio-economic class, stratum, vehicle
AmE / noun [C,U]
a job or an activity for which you need skill with your hands; the objects that are made:
traditional crafts like basket-weaving
a craft fair
The shop sells local crafts.
- assault craft: [Defence] (*) A la ...
- bard-craft: noun
- craft brother: noun A ...
- he is the master who initiated me into the craft.
- one craft had just missed going into the sea.
- feminine craft was alert to prompt it.
- assault craft would be lowered.
- the yacht was a handsome craft.