Dictionary.com

automaker

[ aw-toh-mey-ker ]
/ ˈɔ toʊˌmeɪ kər /
Save This Word!

noun
an automobile manufacturer.
QUIZ
SHALL WE PLAY A "SHALL" VS. "SHOULD" CHALLENGE?
Should you take this quiz on “shall” versus “should”? It should prove to be a quick challenge!
Question 1 of 6
Which form is used to state an obligation or duty someone has?

Origin of automaker

First recorded in 1900–05; auto-2 + maker

OTHER WORDS FROM automaker

au·to·mak·ing, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use automaker in a sentence

FEEDBACK