semiskilled

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌsɛmiˈskɪld/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˌsɛmiˈskɪld, ˌsɛmaɪ-/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(sem′ē skild, sem′ī-)



WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
sem•i•skilled /ˌsɛmiˈskɪld, ˌsɛmaɪ-/USA pronunciation   adj. 
  1. having or requiring more skill than unskilled labor.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
sem•i•skilled  (sem′ē skild, sem′ī-),USA pronunciation adj. 
  1. having or requiring more training and skill than unskilled labor but less than skilled labor.
  • semi- + skilled 1915–20

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
semiskilled /ˌsɛmɪˈskɪld/ adj
  1. partly skilled or trained but not sufficiently so to perform specialized work
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