Translation of "manufacture" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˌmæn·jəˈfæk·tʃər/ us /ˌmæn·jəˈfæk·tʃər/ present participle manufacturing, past tense and past participle manufactured

to make something, usually in large numbers in a factory

fabricar, elaborar
He works for a company that manufactures plastic products.
manufacture noun [ no plural ] uk /ˌmæn·jəˈfæk·tʃər/ us /ˌmæn·jəˈfæk·tʃər/

the manufacture of computers

(Translation of “manufacture” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


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)

He manufactured an excuse for being late.
manufacturer noun

a person or firm that manufactures goods

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.

(Translation of “manufacture” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)