Tradesman Trades"man, n.; pl. {Tradesmen}. 1. One who trades; a shopkeeper. [1913 Webster]

2. A mechanic or artificer; esp., one whose livelihood depends upon the labor of his hands. [U. S.] --Burrill. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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