Definitions of carpenter

  1. To do carpenters work: to practise carpentry. " Mr. Grimwig plants, fishes, and carpenters with great ardor."- Dickens.
  2. a woodworker who makes or repairs wooden objects
  3. An artificer who works in timber; a framer and builder of houses, ships, etc.
  4. One who works in timber and prepares the woodwork of houses, ships, etc.
  5. A worker in timber as used in building houses, ships, etc.
  6. CARPENTRY, the trade or work of a carpenter.
  7. A builder or repairer of wooden structures.
  8. A man who works in timber; a builder or framer in wood, as in houses and ships; a joiner; a wright.