HyperDic: shipbuilder

English > 3 senses of the word shipbuilder:
NOUNperson shipbuilder, shipwright, ship buildera carpenter who helps build and launch wooden vessels
person shipbuilder, ship buildera person who builds ships as a business
groupshipbuildera business that builds and repairs ships
shipbuilder > pronunciation
Soundsshih'pbih.lder
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English > shipbuilder: 3 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA carpenter who helps build and launch wooden vessels.
Synonymsshipwright, ship builder
Broaderwrightsomeone who makes or repairs something (usually used in combination)
Spanishcalafateador, calafate
Catalancalafatador, calafat, mestre d'aixa
English > shipbuilder: 3 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningA person who builds ships as a business.
Synonymship builder
Broaderbuilder, constructorsomeone who contracts for and supervises construction (as of a building)
Spanisharquitecto naval, constructor de buques
Catalanconstructor naval, mestre d'aixa
English > shipbuilder: 3 senses > noun 3, group
MeaningA business that builds and repairs ships.
Member ofshipbuilding industryAn industry that builds ships
Broaderbusiness, concern, business concern, business organization, business organisationA commercial or industrial enterprise and the people who constitute it
Spanisharmador

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