Pronunciation: (kraft, kräft),[key] —n., pl.crafts or, for 5, 8,craft, —v.
—n. 1. an art, trade, or occupation requiring special skill, esp. manual skill: the craft of a mason. 2. skill; dexterity: The silversmith worked with great craft. 3. skill or ability used for bad purposes; cunning; deceit; guile.
4. the members of a trade or profession collectively; a guild.
5. a ship or other vessel.
6. a number of ships or other vessels taken as a whole: The craft were warned of possible heavy squalls. 7. aircraft collectively.
8. a single aircraft.
—v.t. to make or manufacture (an object, objects, product, etc.) with skill and careful attention to detail.