Examples of maker in a Sentence
a maker of action films
a maker of computer chips
a hymn giving thanks to the Maker of all things
Recent Examples of maker from the Web
At the beginning of [the late 17th century], British gun makers could make roughly tens of thousands of guns per year.
Now the apparel maker has released a new line of workwear made from a fabric named after the iron forge that was once used to make pitons, chocks, and wedges.
At least one Newtown organization welcomed the news this week that Bank of America, one of the country's largest banks, will no longer finance any companies that produce military-style gun makers.
In late February — not long after the shootings that left 17 people dead at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. — Bank of America asked gun makers that sell assault rifles to come up with suggestions for preventing such violence.
In addition to Cabela's, its corporate partners include manufacturers of archery equipment, as well as gun makers like Colt, Beretta, Ruger and Smith & Wesson.
Investors and businesses alike have put renewed pressure on gun makers and sellers, spurred in part by student advocacy efforts nationwide.
Metzger’s client brought a similar case later taken up by the state attorney general that resulted in potato-chip makers agreeing in 2008 to pay $3 million and remove acrylamide from their products.
Ironically, gun-makers are actually another victim of the Trump presidency: gun sales have been rising for years as conservative figures swore that a Democratic administration was coming to steal people's firearms.
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First Known Use of maker
MAKER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of maker for English Language Learners
: a person who makes something
: a company that makes a specified product
: a machine that makes something
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