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Definition of Carpenter


  1. An artificer who works in timber; a framer and builder of houses, ships, etc.

Carpenter Quotations

When you're a carpenter making a beautiful chest of drawers, you're not going to use a piece of plywood on the back, even though it faces the wall and nobody will ever see it. You'll know it's there, so you're going to use a beautiful piece of wood on the back.
Steve Jobs

I like making things. I have a wood shop at home. I am a terrible carpenter but I love doing it.
P. J. O'Rourke

By a Carpenter mankind was made, and only by that Carpenter can mankind be remade.
Desiderius Erasmus

I'm not saying being a comedian is brain surgery, but it is definitely - it's like being a carpenter. You learn how to make tables and chairs. You have to have the right tools, and you have to know how to put the thing together, right?
Denis Leary

Any jackass can kick down a barn, but it takes a good carpenter to build one.
Sam Rayburn
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Carpenter Translations

carpenter in Dutch is timmerman
carpenter in French is charpentier
carpenter in German is Schreiner, Zimmermann
carpenter in Latin is lignarius
carpenter in Norwegian is snekker
carpenter in Portuguese is carpinteiro
carpenter in Spanish is carpintero
carpenter in Swedish is snickare

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