Associations to the word «Manufacture»


MANUFACTURE, noun. The action or process of making goods systematically or on a large scale.
MANUFACTURE, noun. Anything made, formed or produced; product.
MANUFACTURE, noun. (figuratively) The process of such production; generation, creation.
MANUFACTURE, verb. To make things, usually on a large scale, with tools and either physical labor or machinery.
MANUFACTURE, verb. (transitive) To work (raw or partly wrought materials) into suitable forms for use.
MANUFACTURE, verb. (derogatory) To fabricate; to create false evidence to support a point.

Dictionary definition

MANUFACTURE, noun. The organized action of making of goods and services for sale; "American industry is making increased use of computers to control production".
MANUFACTURE, noun. The act of making something (a product) from raw materials; "the synthesis and fabrication of single crystals"; "an improvement in the manufacture of explosives"; "manufacturing is vital to Great Britain".
MANUFACTURE, verb. Put together out of artificial or natural components or parts; "the company fabricates plastic chairs"; "They manufacture small toys"; He manufactured a popular cereal".
MANUFACTURE, verb. Make up something artificial or untrue.
MANUFACTURE, verb. Produce naturally; "this gland manufactures a specific substance only".
MANUFACTURE, verb. Create or produce in a mechanical way; "This novelist has been manufacturing his books following his initial success".

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats