Pronunciation of Craft
/kɹˈaft/, /kɹˈaft/, /k_ɹ_ˈa_f_t/
Synonyms for craft:
Other synonyms and related words:
crookedness, patronage, deceit, slickness, carver, execute, imposture, cheating, dissembling, shiftiness, swop, shenanigan, dupery, artistry, hypocrisy, watercraft, deceitfulness, foxiness, finesse, subterfuge, skillfulness, duty, machination, trade wind, subtlety, prepare, guilefulness, fakery, cozenage, guile, cleverness, barter, calling, craftsman, trickery, falsehood, mint, craftswoman, workmanship, job, deviousness, work, trick, ruse, pursuit, craftsmanship, sleight, dodge, underhandedness, invention, business, model, business deal, cheat, ship, dissimulation, create, untruth, masterfulness, traffic, employment, swap, compose, artisan, trickiness, trade, fraud, Canniness, pontoon, line, racket, deception, deal, slyness, chicanery, vocation, wile, Double dealing, stratagem, Subtleness, lighter, profession, crookery, craftiness, craftsperson, blind, Cunningness, art, occupation, chicane, strategy, indirection, duplicity, sneakiness, boat, wiliness, formulate, dishonesty, commerce, vessel, device, caginess, shadiness, modeling, deceptiveness, handicraft, contrivance, artifice, delusion, expertness, maneuver, career.
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
craftsperson, craftsman, modeling, craftswoman, artisan, carver.
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
business, discipline (noun)
deceit, scheme (noun)
expertise, skill (noun)
artfulness, acuity, know-how, facility, competence, genius, talent, capability, adeptness, skill, knack, ability, mastery, aptitude, experience, deftness, expertise, adroitness, dexterity, proficiency, flair, cunning, technique.
water or air vehicle (noun)
ship, watercraft, boat, vessel.
Usage examples for craft:
- The setting- up of the type was the one part of his craft of which he knew nothing; and so great was his terror lest he should not charge enough, that he always made a heavy profit. - "Two Poets Lost Illusions Part I", Honore de Balzac.
- I should not care to go nearer than ten miles; we could not be seen from the shore at that distance, but we might be seen by some small craft. - "Fighting for the Right", Oliver Optic.
- But I'm hopeful that his feeling for the craft will lift him up and make him straight. - "The Spinners", Eden Phillpotts.