workman

See also: Workman

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English werkman, from Old English weorcmann (workman), equivalent to work +‎ -man. Compare Dutch werkman (workman), German Werkmann (labourer, workman), Icelandic verkamaður (workman).

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workman (plural workmen)

  1. A man who labours for wages.
  2. An artisan or craftsman.

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