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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A worker who builds and repairs wooden things.

Usage examples (36)
  • As an irrigator guides water to his fields, as an archer aims an arrow, as a carpenter carves wood, the wise shape their lives.
  • Getting a straight answer out of the carpenter is an exercise in futility.
  • Yves the carpenter is back and so are the dachshunds.
  • After all, if my house is damaged, I call a carpenter whose craft is wood. for more
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