HyperDic: mechanic

English > 3 senses of the word mechanic:
NOUNperson mechanic, machinist, shop mechanica craftsman skilled in operating machine tools
person mechanic, automobile mechanic, auto-mechanic, car-mechanic, grease monkeysomeone whose occupation is repairing and maintaining automobiles
ADJECTIVEallmechanicresembling the action of a machine
mechanic > pronunciation
Soundsmahkae'nihk; mihkae'nihk
Rhymesacademic ... Zurich: 733 rhymes with ihk...
English > mechanic: 3 senses > adjective 1
Meaningresembling the action of a machine.
Example"from blank to blank a threadless way I pushed mechanic feet"- Emily Dickenson
BroadermechanicalUsing (or as if using) mechanisms or tools or devices
Spanishmecánico
English > mechanic: 3 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA craftsman skilled in operating machine tools.
Synonymsmachinist, shop mechanic
Broadercraftsman, artisan, journeyman, artificerA skilled worker who practices some trade / trade or handicraft
Spanishmaquinista, mecánico de taller, mecánico, operario
Catalanmaquinista, mecànic, operari
English > mechanic: 3 senses > noun 2, person
Meaningsomeone whose occupation is repairing and maintaining automobiles.
Synonymsautomobile mechanic, auto-mechanic, car-mechanic, grease monkey
Broaderrepairman, maintenance man, service manA skilled worker whose job is to repair things
Spanishmecánico
Catalanmecànic

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