semi-skilled meaning

  • adjective

  • [Business]
    adjective [usually before noun]

    having some special training or qualifications, but less than skilled people:

    a semi-skilled machine operator

    semi-skilled jobs

    (= for people who have some special training)

    The job involves carrying out a variety of semi-skilled construction and repair tasks.


  1. the construction industry continues to use less unskilled and semi-skilled labor.
  2. semi-skilled workers include waiters and chambermaids, who must have training for their particular duties.

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