Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A man skilled in an art or in the arts; especially, a learned man; a scholar.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete A man skilled in an art or in arts.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun obsolete A man skilled in an art or in arts.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

arts +‎ -man

Examples

  • Now even an old artsman like your humble e-scribbler can tell that $400,000 is not 33% of $22 million.

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  • And Plato in his “Theaetetus” noteth well, “That particulars are infinite, and the higher generalities give no sufficient direction; and that the pith of all sciences, which maketh the artsman differ from the inexpert, is in the middle propositions, which in every particular knowledge are taken from tradition and experience.”

    The Advancement of Learning

  • These are the intellectual qualities which make up the physician, without any one of which he would be _mancus_, and would not deserve the name of a complete artsman, any more than proteine would be itself if any one of its four elements were amissing.

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  • And Plato in his "Theaetetus" noteth well, "That particulars are infinite, and the higher generalities give no sufficient direction; and that the pith of all sciences, which maketh the artsman differ from the inexpert, is in the middle propositions, which in every particular knowledge are taken from tradition and experience."

    The Advancement of Learning

  • It’s an artshow by a smart design artsman by the name of Shawn Wolfe, all the way up down in San Diego.

    World Famous Design Junkies » 2010 » February

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