AskDefine | Define workmanlike

The Collaborative Dictionary

Workmanlike \Work"man*like`\, a. Becoming a workman, especially a skillful one; skillful; well performed. [1913 Webster]

Word Net

workmanlike adj : worthy of a good workman; "a competent job"; "the book is a workmanlike job with chronology and bibliography and index"

English

Etymology

Adjective

  1. Performed with the skill of an artisan or craftsman.
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