maker Idioms & Phrases


auto maker

  • noun a business engaged in the manufacture of automobiles
    auto maker; automaker; car manufacturer; auto manufacturer; carmaker.
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ballad maker

  • noun a composer of words or music for popular songs
    songwriter; songster.
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barrel maker

  • noun a craftsman who makes or repairs wooden barrels or tubs
    cooper.
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basket maker

  • noun early Amerindians related to the Pueblo; known for skill in making baskets
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beer maker

  • noun someone who brews beer or ale from malt and hops and water
    brewer.
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belt maker

  • noun a maker of belts
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boot maker

  • noun a maker of boots
    bootmaker.
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bread maker

  • noun someone who bakes bread or cake
    baker.
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car maker

  • noun a business engaged in the manufacture of automobiles
    auto maker; automaker; car manufacturer; auto manufacturer; carmaker.
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coffee maker

  • noun a kitchen appliance for brewing coffee automatically
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decision maker

  • noun someone who administers a business
    administrator.
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espresso maker

  • noun a coffee maker that forces live steam under pressure through dark roasted coffee grounds
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Feather maker

  • one who makes plumes, etc., of feathers, real or artificial.
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film maker

  • noun a producer of motion pictures
    film maker; film producer; filmmaker.
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furniture maker

  • noun a woodworker who specializes in making furniture
    cabinetmaker.
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glass maker

Glass" mak`er, Glass"mak`er noun

Also
  • Glass maker
  • Glassmaker
Definitions
  1. One who makes, or manufactures, glass. -- Glass" mak`ing, ∨ Glass"mak`ing, n.
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Horn maker

  • a maker of cuckolds. Obs. Shak.
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ice maker

  • noun an appliance included in some electric refrigerators for making ice cubes
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Image graver, Image maker

  • a sculptor.
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jewelry maker

  • noun someone who makes jewelry
    jeweller; jeweler.
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law-makers

  • noun persons who make or amend or repeal laws
    legislature; legislative assembly; legislative body; general assembly.
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lens maker

  • noun a worker who makes glasses for remedying defects of vision
    optician.
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map maker

  • noun a person who makes maps
    cartographer.
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mischief-maker

  • noun someone who deliberately stirs up trouble
    mischief-maker; troublemaker; bad hat; troubler.
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Mis"chief-mak`er noun

Definitions
  1. One who makes mischief; one who excites or instigates quarrels or enmity.
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money-maker

Mon"ey-mak`er noun

Definitions
  1. One who coins or prints money; also, a counterfeiter of money. R.
  2. One who accumulates money or wealth; specifically, one who makes money-getting his governing motive.
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Mound maker

  • (Zoöl.), any one of the megapodes.
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movie maker

  • noun a producer of motion pictures
    film maker; film producer; filmmaker.
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odds-maker

  • noun someone who sets the betting odds based on calculations of the outcome of a contest (especially a horse race)
    handicapper.
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piano maker

  • noun a person who makes pianos
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policy maker

  • noun someone who sets the plan pursued by a government or business etc.
    • policy makers often make the right decision for the wrong reason
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rope-maker

  • noun a craftsman who makes ropes
    roper; ropemaker.
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slave-maker

  • noun an ant that attacks colonies of other ant species and carries off the young to be reared as slave ants
    slave-making ant.
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statue maker

  • noun an artist who creates sculptures
    carver; sculptor; sculpturer.
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taste-maker

  • noun someone who popularizes a new fashion
    fashion arbiter; trend-setter.
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tea maker

  • noun a covered spoon with perforations
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thread maker

  • noun someone who spins (who twists fibers into threads)
    spinner; spinster.
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trouble maker

  • noun someone who deliberately stirs up trouble
    mischief-maker; troublemaker; bad hat; troubler.
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violin maker

  • noun someone who makes violins
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widow-maker

Wid"ow-mak`er noun

Definitions
  1. One who makes widows by destroying husbands. R. Shak.
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wine maker

  • noun someone who makes wine
    winemaker; vintner.
  • noun distillery where wine is made
    winery.
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wine-maker's yeast

  • noun used in making wine
    Saccharomyces ellipsoides.
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