maker

  • 1 maker — mak·er n: one (as an issuer) that undertakes to pay a negotiable instrument and esp. a note sign a note as maker rather than indorser Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. maker …

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  • 2 maker — n Maker, creator, author denote one who brings something into being or existence. When written with an initial capital letter, all three terms designate God or the Supreme Being; without the capital they ascribe similar but not equivalent powers… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 3 -maker — suffix ► a person, company, or machine that makes a particular thing: »Who are the policy makers in the department? »a coffee maker → See also DECISION MAKER(Cf. ↑decision maker), MARKET MAKER(Cf. ↑market maker) …

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  • 4 Maker — Mak er (m[=a]k [ e]r), n. 1. One who makes, forms, or molds; a manufacturer; specifically, the Creator. [1913 Webster] The universal Maker we may praise. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. (Law) The person who makes a promissory note. [1913 Webster] 3.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 maker — ► NOUN 1) a person or thing that makes something. 2) (our, the, etc. Maker) God. ● meet one s Maker Cf. ↑meet one s Maker …

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  • 6 maker — c.1300, one who makes, also God as creator, agent noun from MAKE (Cf. make) (v.). Specifically, manufacturer by late 14c. To meet (one s) maker die is attested by 1814 …

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  • 7 maker — [māk′ər] n. 1. a person or thing that makes (in various senses) 2. Archaic a poet 3. a person who executes, as by signing, a check, contract, etc.; specif., a person who signs a promissory note 4. [M ] God meet one s Maker to die …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Maker — Maker, schwerer Hammer des Schiffszimmermanns …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 9 Maker — Maker, ein schwerer Hammer als Schiffsinventar …

    Lexikon der gesamten Technik

  • 10 ёmaker — (русско английское – внедряющий «ё» в печать) (В.Ч.) …

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  • 11 maker — Synonyms and related words: Meistersinger, Parnassian, actor, agent, ancestors, apprentice, arch poet, architect, artificer, artisan, artist, artiste, author, bag maker, balance maker, ballad maker, balladmonger, bard, barrel maker, basket maker …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 12 maker — mak|er [ˈmeıkə US ər] n 1.) a person or company that makes a particular type of goods car/film/shoe etc maker ▪ a quality furniture maker ▪ a leading Japanese computer maker maker of ▪ The makers of the car claim that it uses up to 50% less fuel… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 Maker — Coordinates: 50°20′42″N 4°11′28″W / 50.3451°N 4.1911°W / 50.3451; 4.1911 For other uses, see Make (disambiguatio …

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  • 14 maker */*/ — UK [ˈmeɪkə(r)] / US [ˈmeɪkər] noun [countable] Word forms maker : singular maker plural makers a person, company, or machine that creates or produces something, especially goods for sale the world s largest car maker a coffee maker •… …

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  • 15 maker — See writer. American Banker Glossary * * * maker mak‧er [ˈmeɪkə ǁ ər] noun [countable usually plural] a company that makes products: • Sony, one of the world s biggest makers of portable audio equipment • The town hopes to attract major firms… …

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  • 16 Maker — This uncommon and ancient name is of Old Welsh and Cornish origin, and may be either a locational or a topographical surname, in both cases from the same derivation, the Old Welsh macyrou , Old Breton macoer , and Cornish magor , modern Welsh… …

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  • 17 maker — n. 1) an auto maker; policymaker 2) (misc.) to meet one s maker ( to die and go to heaven ) * * * [ meɪkə] policymaker an auto maker (misc.) to meet one s maker ( to die and go to heaven ) …

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  • 18 maker — mak|er [ meıkər ] noun count ** a person, company, or machine that creates or produces something, especially goods for sale: the world s largest car maker a coffee maker a. decision/policy etc. makers people who make decisions/policies etc. meet… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 maker — [[t]me͟ɪkə(r)[/t]] ♦♦ makers 1) N COUNT: usu with supp The maker of a product is the firm that manufactures it. ...Japan s two largest car makers. ...the makers of chocolates, sweets and biscuits. Syn: manufacturer 2) N COUNT: usu with supp You… …

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  • 20 maker — noun 1》 a person or thing that makes or produces something. 2》 (our, the, etc. Maker) God. Phrases meet one s Maker chiefly humorous die …

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