Synonyms for (noun) manufacture

Synonyms: industry, manufacture

Definition: the organized action of making of goods and services for sale

Usage: American industry is making increased use of computers to control production

Similar words: commercial enterprise, business, business enterprise

Definition: the activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects

Usage: computers are now widely used in business


Synonyms: fabrication, manufacture, manufacturing

Definition: the act of making something (a product) from raw materials

Usage: the synthesis and fabrication of single crystals; an improvement in the manufacture of explosives; manufacturing is vital to Great Britain

Similar words: creating from raw materials

Definition: the act of creating something that is different from the materials that went into it

Synonyms for (verb) manufacture

Synonyms: cook up, fabricate, invent, make up, manufacture

Definition: make up something artificial or untrue

Similar words: concoct, dream up, hatch, think of, think up

Definition: devise or invent

Usage: He thought up a plan to get rich quickly; no-one had ever thought of such a clever piece of software


Synonyms: construct, fabricate, manufacture

Definition: put together out of artificial or natural components or parts

Usage: the company fabricates plastic chairs; They manufacture small toys; He manufactured a popular cereal

Similar words: make

Definition: make by shaping or bringing together constituents

Usage: make a dress; make a cake; make a wall of stones


Synonyms: manufacture

Definition: create or produce in a mechanical way

Usage: This novelist has been manufacturing his books following his initial success

Similar words: make, create

Definition: make or cause to be or to become

Usage: make a mess in one's office; create a furor


Synonyms: manufacture

Definition: produce naturally

Usage: this gland manufactures a specific substance only

Similar words: produce, bring forth

Definition: bring forth or yield

Usage: The tree would not produce fruit