Definition of workmanship noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈwɜːkmənʃɪp//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɜːrkmənʃɪp//
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the skill with which somebody makes something, especially when this affects the way it looks or works Our buyers insist on high standards of workmanship and materials. The sword is a fine example of Celtic workmanship. I was admiring the exquisite workmanship in the mosaic.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: workmanship