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workman

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Occupations
workmanwork‧man /ˈwɜːkmən $ ˈwɜːrk-/ ●○○ noun (plural workmen /-mən/) [countable] 🔊 🔊 BOWORKERsomeone who does physical work such as building, repairing things etc
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workmanAs a workman, you need to husband your strength.He also showed concern for the safety of workmen on his projects and sensitivity towards their impact on the environment.More than factory owners might have cared to admit, the workmen set limits on what they actually did each day.He called to the workmen, and they put their shoulders to the raft in anticipation.Now he had to devise a method by which workmen and supplies could shuttle back and forth across the gorge.The two Leeds supporters were believed to have been stabbed to death after an argument with workmen.
From Longman Business Dictionaryworkmanwork‧man /ˈwɜːkmənˈwɜːrk-/ noun (plural workmen /-mən/) [countable] someone who does physical work such as building, repairing things etc
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