machine shop

noun

Definition of machine shop

  1. :  a workshop in which work is machined to size and assembled

First Known Use of machine shop

1827


MACHINE SHOP Defined for English Language Learners

machine shop

noun

Definition of machine shop for English Language Learners

  • : a place where metal parts are made and put together


MACHINE SHOP Defined for Kids

machine shop

noun

Definition of machine shop for Students

  1. :  a workshop in which metal articles are put together


Learn More about machine shop


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up machine shop? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to relieve or lessen

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Time Traveler Quiz: Which Word Came First?

  • time-traveler-quiz-which-word-came-first
  • Which came first?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!