Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “manufacture”

See all translations

manufacture

verb /mӕnjuˈfӕktʃə/
to make, originally by hand but now usually by machinery and in large quantities
fabricar, confeccionar, elaborar
This firm manufactures cars at the rate of two hundred per day.
to invent (something false)
inventar
He manufactured an excuse for being late.
manufacturer noun a person or firm that manufactures goods
fabricante
He is a carpet manufacturer.
manufacturing noun the business or producing goods in large quantities in factories
manufactura, fabricación
also adjective Manufacturing still has a key role to play in the country’s economy () the manufacturing industry/sector.
(Definition of manufacture from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “manufacture” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

escapism

a way of avoiding an unpleasant or boring life, especially by thinking, reading, etc. about more exciting but impossible activities

Word of the Day

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Read More 

showrooming noun

February 23, 2015
the activity of examining a product in a physical store and then making the purchase with an online retailer Amazon’s new smartphone is specifically designed to make showrooming fast and easy.

Read More