1. [ noun ] (work) a craftsman skilled in operating machine tools
Synonyms: machinist shop_mechanic
Related terms: craftsman machine
2. [ noun ] (work) someone whose occupation is repairing and maintaining automobiles
Synonyms: auto-mechanic car-mechanic grease_monkey automobile_mechanic
Related terms: repairman
3. [ adjective ] resembling the action of a machine

"from blank to blank a threadless way I pushed mechanic feet"- Emily Dickenson

Related terms: mechanical
Similar spelling:   mechanics