Journeyman vs Journeyperson - What's the difference?

journeyman | journeyperson |


As nouns the difference between journeyman and journeyperson

is that journeyman is a tradesman who has served an apprenticeship and is employed by a master tradesman while journeyperson is a journeyman or journeywoman.

journeyman

English

Noun

(journeymen)
  • a tradesman who has served an apprenticeship and is employed by a master tradesman
  • * 1851 ,
  • " [...] toiling away, calm and collected as a journeyman joiner engaged for the year.
  • a competent but undistinguished tradesman, especially one who works, and is paid by the day
  • (sports) a player who plays on many different teams during the course of his career
  • The Los Angeles Lakers added journeyman forward Bob McAdoo to their roster in hopes that he could help them win a title.

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    journeyperson

    English

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • A journeyman or journeywoman.
  • English politically correct terms