carmaker

noun
car·​mak·​er | \ ˈkär-ˌmā-kər How to pronounce carmaker (audio) \

Definition of carmaker

: an automobile manufacturer

Examples of carmaker in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web French carmaker Renault agreed to sell its shares in Renault Russia as well as its stake in Russian automaker Avtovaz on Monday. Matt Bradley, NBC News, 16 May 2022 AvtoVaz is the largest automaker in Russia, but it’s controlled by French carmaker Renault, which has a 69 percent stake. Sebastian Blanco, Car and Driver, 27 Mar. 2022 Even companies that have stayed in Russia like French carmaker Renault, the majority owner of Russian producer Avtovaz, have had to suspend production temporarily. chicagotribune.com, 12 Mar. 2022 The probe now covers 830,000 vehicles, almost everything that the Austin, Texas, carmaker has sold in the U.S. since the start of the 2014 model year. Tom Krisher, The Christian Science Monitor, 10 June 2022 The probe now covers 830,000 vehicles, almost everything that the Austin, Texas, carmaker has sold in the U.S. since the start of the 2014 model year. Tom Krisher, ajc, 9 June 2022 The probe now covers 830,000 vehicles, almost everything that Austin, Texas, carmaker has sold in the U.S. since the start of the 2014 model year. Tom Krisher, Chron, 9 June 2022 The probe now covers 830,000 vehicles, almost everything that Austin, Texas, carmaker has sold in the U.S. since the start of the 2014 model year. CBS News, 9 June 2022 Shares of Tesla fell as much as 10 percent Tuesday, as investors in the electric carmaker began to digest the prospect of CEO Elon Musk using his shares to pay for his acquisition of Twitter. NBC News, 26 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of carmaker

1954, in the meaning defined above

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4 Jul 2022

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“Carmaker.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carmaker. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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