Carpenter Definition

Define what is Carpenter?

1. carpenter (noun)

a woodworker who makes or repairs wooden objects.

    Hypernyms

    woodworker, woodman, woodsman noun
    makes things out of wood.

    2. carpenter (verb)

    work as a carpenter.

      Hypernyms

      work verb
      exert oneself by doing mental or physical work for a purpose or out of necessity.

      Nearby Terms

      carpenter ant (noun)
      ant that nests in decaying wood in which it bores tunnels for depositing eggs

      carpenter bee (noun)
      large solitary bee that lays eggs in tunnels bored into wood or plant stems

      carpenter's hammer (noun)
      a hammer with a cleft at one end for pulling nails

      carpenter's kit (noun)
      a set of carpenter's tools

      carpenter's level (noun)
      a straight bar of light metal with a spirit level in it

      carpenter's mallet (noun)
      a short-handled mallet with a wooden head used to strike a chisel or wedge

      carpenter's plane (noun)
      a carpenter's hand tool with an adjustable blade for smoothing or shaping wood

      carpenter's rule (noun)
      a rule used by a carpenter

      carpenter's saw (noun)
      a saw used with one hand for cutting wood

      carpenter's square (noun)
      a steel square used by carpenters; larger than a try square

      carpenteria (noun)
      California evergreen shrub having glossy opposite leaves and terminal clusters of a few fragrant white flowers

      Carpenteria californica (noun)
      California evergreen shrub having glossy opposite leaves and terminal clusters of a few fragrant white flowers

      carpentry (noun)
      the craft of a carpenter: making things out of wood

      carper (noun)
      someone who constantly criticizes in a petty way

      carpet (noun)
      floor covering consisting of a piece of thick heavy fabric (usually with nap or pile)