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Verb
/kraft/,
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crafts, plural;
  1. Exercise skill in making (something)
    • - he crafted the chair lovingly
    • - a beautifully crafted object
Noun
  1. An activity involving skill in making things by hand
    • - the craft of bookbinding
    • - pewter craft
  2. Work or objects made by hand
    • - the shop sells local crafts
    • - a craft fair
  3. A skilled activity or profession
    • - the historian's craft
  4. Skill in carrying out one's work
    • - a player with plenty of craft
  5. Skill used in deceiving others
    • - her cousin was not her equal in guile and evasive craft
  6. The members of a skilled profession

  7. The brotherhood of Freemasons

  8. A boat or ship
    • - sailing craft
  9. An airplane or spaceship


  1. (craft) make by hand and with much skill; "The artisan crafted a complicated tool"
  2. (craft) trade: the skilled practice of a practical occupation; "he learned his trade as an apprentice"
  3. (craft) a vehicle designed for navigation in or on water or air or through outer space
  4. (craft) people who perform a particular kind of skilled work; "he represented the craft of brewers"; "as they say in the trade"
  5. (craft) skill in an occupation or trade
  6. (craft) shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception
  7. A craft is a skill, especially involving practical arts. It may refer to a trade or particular art.
  8. (CRAFT (aviation)) In aviation, CRAFT is a mnemonic for the essential elements of a clearance under instrument flight rules (IFR).
  9. (Craft (band)) Craft was a British rock band formed by William Gilmour after leaving The Enid, together with Grant McKay Gilmour and Martin Russell. ...
  10. (CRAFT (company)) The Ceredigion Recycling And Furniture Team or CRAFT is a not for profit company limited by guarantee located in Aberystwyth, Wales and is open to the public.
  11. (Craft (magazine)) Craft: (or CRAFT:) was a quarterly magazine published by O'Reilly Media which focused on do it yourself (DIY) projects involving knitting, sewing, jewelry, metalworking, woodworking and other disciplines. ...
  12. (Craft (metal band)) Craft is a Swedish black metal band, originally formed under the name "Nocta" in 1994. As Nocta they recorded an unreleased demo in 1997 and subsequently changed their name to "Craft". ...
  13. (craft) Strength; power; might; Ability; dexterity; skill, especially skill in making plans and carrying them into execution; dexterity in managing affairs; adroitness; practical cunning; Cunning, art, skill, or dexterity applied to bad purposes; artifice; guile; subtlety; shrewdness as ...
  14. (CRAFT) Can't Remember a Fucking Thing
  15. (CRAFT) Modern term used to refer to Wicca/ Witchcraft as both a spritual & magickal system. "The Craft" may be used in place of Wicca or Witchcraft as a term of familiarity.
  16. (Craft) another term for Wicca.
  17. (Craft) An art, trade or occupation. In this case: "the craft of Tarot."
  18. (CRAFT) A collection of mastered techniques, designed to enhance, express, and develop artistic talent.
  19. (CRAFT) Commonwealth Rebate for Apprentices in Full-time Training, a subsidy to encourage employers to take on apprentices.
  20. (CRAFT) Computerized Relative Allocation of Facilities Technique is a method to help devise good process layouts. The technique is designed to minimize material handling costs in the facility and works by iteratively exchanging pairs of departments until no further cost reductions are possible.
  21. (CRAFT) Cooperative Research Action for Technology
  22. (CRAFT) any small waterborne conveyance
  23. (Craft (Tom Swifty)) "Pottery and weaving can have interesting uses," said Tom craftily.
  24. (Craft) A measure of an artist’s command over the consonances of an artwork, typically including a mastery of styles and conventions, a developed sense of perception, a prior education in the great works of the field, and an attention to technical details.
  25. (Craft) A proficiency at a particular type of labor.