What does the word machinist mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • One who makes or repairs machines.

Usage examples for machinist

  1. If a machinist, know more than the boss. – Story Hour Readings: Seventh Year by E.C. Hartwell
  2. I was destined to remain at the camp for many weeks, and I cannot help testifying to the gratitude I feel to those lumber folk, especially Mr. and Mrs. Dunbar, Wells Bently, the storekeeper; Tom Fig, the machinist, and Archie McKennan, Leigh Stanton and James Greenan. – The Lure of the Labrador Wild by Dillon Wallace