What is another word for draughtsman?

355 synonyms found


[ dɹˈaftsmən], [ dɹˈaftsmən], [ d_ɹ_ˈa_f_t_s_m_ə_n]

A draughtsman is someone who creates technical drawings and plans using computer-aided design (CAD), pencils, rulers, and other tools. There are several synonyms, or words that have a similar meaning, for "draughtsman." One common synonym is "draftsman," which simply differs in spelling. Other synonyms include "architect," "designer," "engineer," "illustrator," "cartographer," "mapmaker," "surveyor," "technical artist," "visualizer," and "draftsperson." These terms may be used interchangeably in different contexts to describe professionals who use their artistic and technical skills to create detailed plans and drawings for buildings, machines, electronics, landscape, or other purposes.

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    Usage examples for Draughtsman

    Garstin was an accomplished draughtsman.
    "Reminiscences of a South African Pioneer"
    W. C. Scully
    He had served the public, gratis, upwards of two years, as a draughtsman and surveyor.
    "Journal of an Expedition into the Interior of Tropical Australia In Search of a Route from Sydney to the Gulf of Carpentaria (1848) by Lt. Col. Sir Thomas Livingstone Mitchell Kt. D.C.L. (1792-1855) Surveyor-General of New South Wales"
    Thomas Mitchell
    In illustrations by him of the tale of fashionable life, or of Grabalotti, the genius of that great artist would have had full play; but as the draughtsman of fashion-plates it was, in my opinion, degraded.
    "John Leech, His Life and Work. Vol. 1"
    William Powell Frith

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