Meaning of “factory” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /ˈfæktəri/
Extra Examples
a factory inspectorSafety at the factory has been improved.The factory currently employs 750 people.The closure of the factory and the consequent loss of 400 jobs was a real blow to the town.The factory produces about 900 cars a year.

A1 a building or group of buildings where large amounts of products are made or put together:

a textile factory

(Definition of “factory” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)