mechanic mechanic  /mə ˈkæ nɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a craftsman skilled in operating machine tools
  2. (n) someone whose occupation is repairing and maintaining automobiles
  3. (adj) resembling the action of a machine

Usage(s):

  1. Mueller, a highly regarded 17-year Air Force mechanic, double-checked the work with a mirror and flashlight.
  2. No, the mechanic replied, he didn't know of any.
  3. In Detroit one day in 1930, a partnership was formed between an ex-blacksmith and a mechanic.

News

  1. Mechanic Falls voters OK $2.2 million budget

    MECHANIC FALLS — Voters on Tuesday approved a $2.2 million budget to operate the town for the new fiscal year, beginning July 1.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Lewiston Sun Journal

  2. Mechanic killed at site of new San Francisco 49ers stadium

    An elevator mechanic was killed Tuesday when he was struck by a counterweight while working in a shaft at the San Francisco 49ers' new stadium, state officials said.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  3. Mechanic killed at site of new 49ers stadium

    An elevator mechanic was killed Tuesday when he was struck by a counterweight while working in a shaft at the San Francisco 49ers' new stadium, state officials said. Donald White, 63, was found dead shortly ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

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Quotes

  1. "Not what you would hope for," Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said with a tired smile late Tuesday afternoon at the team's hotel in suburban Santa Monica. "Mechanical problem, no mechanic, then no plane, no hotel. Eventful, strange, weird....
    on May 20, 2008 By: Gregg Popovich Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "We can't wait for players to get their hands on Mortal Kombat," said Boon. "This game really is a response to what players have been demanding: mature presentation, reinvented 2D fighting mechanic, and the best, most gruesome fatalities...
    on Jun 15, 2010 By: Ed Boon Source: GamesAreFun.com

  3. "The guy that I feel bad for is Tony Jr. He gets criticized so badly," Earnhardt said at Bristol Motor Speedway. "Everybody in this room, and some of you have criticized him, know how smart a guy he is and that he's a good mechanic and a...
    on Mar 25, 2009 By: Dale Earnhardt Jr Source: Washington Post

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