Definitions of craft

  1.   the skilled practice of a practical occupation he learned his trade as an apprentice
  2.   a vehicle designed for navigation in or on water or air or through outer space
  3.   shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception
  4.   skill in an occupation or trade
  5.   people who perform a particular kind of skilled work he represented the craft of brewers as they say in the trade
  6.   make by hand and with much skill The artisan crafted a complicated tool
  7.   Strength might secret power
  8.   Art or skill dexterity in particular manual employment hence the occupation or employment itself manual art a trade
  9.   Those engaged in any trade taken collectively a guild as the craft of ironmongers
  10.   Cunning art or skill in a bad sense or applied to bad purposes artifice guile skill or dexterity employed to effect purposes by deceit or shrewd devices
  11.   A vessel vessels of any kind generally used in a collective sense
  12.   To play tricks to practice artifice
  13.   Ability skill a trade cunning fraud a small trading vessel vessels collectively manual art those working at any trade collectively guild
  14.   Cunning dexterity art trade small ships
  15.   Cunning dexterity manual art sailing vessel or vessels
  16.   Cunning or skill trickery
  17.   A trade or those employed in it
  18.   A vessel also collectively vessels
  19.   Craftlly
  20.   Craftlness
  21.   Art dexterity cunning trade or occupation a vessel The craft freemasonry Small craft small vessels of all kinds as sloops schooners cutters c
  22.   A trade manual art or skill fraud cunning small sailing ships

Quotes of craft

  1. At first everyone predicted that it would be impossible to hold these divergent people together but aside from the skilled men some of whom belonged to craft unions comparatively few went back to the mills And as a whole the strike was conducted with little violence – Ray Stannard Baker
  2. A stage play requires very different craft from a book fiction or otherwise and ditto from a screenplay – Dirk Benedict
  3. I think MTV put a huge dent in the songwriting craft – Christopher Cross
  4. In recent years breweries and brew pubs have flourished across the Nation And as the Representative from Oregon's fourth district I have enjoyed seeing the diversity that craft brewery has fueled across the Nation – Peter DeFazio
  5. The building of the architecture of a novel the craft of it is something I never tire of – John Irving
  6. Bands today have to learn their craft by putting the hard work in that we did when we were young performers – Elton John
  7. I think that New York is the city of all cities There is so much diversity there I also like that when I go there I can catch a play or musical and see some of the most talented people practicing their craft – Kevin Johnson
  8. You cannot limit yourself to one area of specialized craft Instead regardless of craft you have to charge all forms of expression that lead to the community to other people with meaning – Alexander Kluge
  9. A diva is someone who is a perfectionist who does her best in her craft – Patti LaBelle
  10. My advice to an aspiring actor would be to never stop learning or working for what you want Nothing comes easy ever if you want something you have to work for it By working for it I mean work on your craft learn from people who have something to teach It's just like anything else practice makes perfect – James Lafferty
  11. It's like going to the gym everyday It really is I work hard on my craft I sweat a little bit I run a little bit I might sprain an ankle every now and them but it's all good and the more you do it the more in shape you are and it's like a machine – Nia Long
  12. It is not enough to know your craft you have to have feeling Science is all very well but for us imagination is worth far more – Edouard Manet
  13. That is the godawful thing about television today Performers don't have any place to hit and miss You're either in or you're out you don't have a chance to become good at your craft If you make three pictures in a row and they don't go over you're out of the business – Donald O'Connor
  14. I never regarded my pictures as very much to be proud of except in this the craft the style – Douglas Sirk
  15. The dirty little secret of journalism is that it really isn't a profession it's a craft All you need is a telephone and a conscience and you're all set – Andrew Sullivan

Usage examples for craft

  1. He took the liberal view of State craft and sought to open the minds of his fellow citizen to a just and wise policy or what he in his young enthusiasm conceived to be such – Cruel As The Grave by Mrs. Emma D. E. N. Southworth
  2. In very recent years there has been a revival in interest in sailing double hull boats that is enthusiastic as to very small craft and somewhat restrained as to large boats – Fulton's "Steam Battery": Blockship and Catamaran by Howard I. Chapelle
  3. It must be done though I am sorry to lose so fine a craft we must blow her up he said to Higson ” – The Three Lieutenants by W.H.G. Kingston
  4. She had evidently sighted our little craft just in time to change her course and was passing us with not more than a hundred and fifty feet to spare – Out of the Fog by C. K. Ober
  5. She was but faintly lighted and would pass for some pleasure craft just coming home – The Stolen Singer by Martha Idell Fletcher Bellinger
  6. My friend thanked me but said books were not often seen aboard the Rainbow nor were they found in many other merchant craft for that matter in those days ” – Old Jack by W.H.G. Kingston
  7. But I'm hopeful that his feeling for the craft will lift him up and make him straight – The Spinners by Eden Phillpotts
  8. She was a very old craft – The Frozen Pirate by W. Clark Russell
  9. The Master tried all his ring craft – The Green Flag by Arthur Conan Doyle
  10. Yes there the craft stood all ready to sail at day break with no wind or tide to prevent and every boy who saw it said I wish I could go – Short Stories of Various Types by Various
  11. Later on a much larger craft was built which was equally successful – The Mastery of the Air by William J. Claxton
  12. Then in furious haste the two officers set to work again to make their small craft sound and spaceworthy ” – Triplanetary by Edward Elmer Smith
  13. Yes but they are great craft – Black Man's Burden by Dallas McCord Reynolds
  14. “ There's strange craft rides there now where your honour's looking – The Box with the Broken Seals by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  15. The last remark was occasioned by the small craft bearing round in a curve and making for the shore in another direction – Under Padlock and Seal by Charles Harold Avery
  16. Did its presence here bear silent witness to an unseen and buried tragedy to a grim fight for life here on this ghostly craft before she had been abandoned to her endless driftings ” – The Red Derelict by Bertram Mitford
  17. Scarcely had she spoken than those in the Parker craft were startled to hear a metallic pounding sound from the direction of the Hawkins' farmhouse – Swamp Island by Mildred A. Wirt
  18. Man all taxi craft – Human Error by Raymond F. Jones
  19. Sometimes Tom sent the craft low down in order to get views and again it would be above the clouds ” – Tom Swift and his Wizard Camera or, Thrilling Adventures while taking Moving Pictures by Victor Appleton
  20. Still she was capable of meeting craft with deception and did it now – Norston's Rest by Ann S. Stephens

Rhymes for craft