Machinist definitions

mə-shē'nĭst
One who is skilled in operating machine tools.
noun
0
0
One who makes, operates, or repairs machines.
noun
0
0
A warrant officer who assists the engineering officer in the engine room of a naval vessel.
noun
0
0
A person who makes or repairs machinery.
noun
0
0
A worker skilled in using machine tools.
noun
0
0
Advertisement
A worker who operates a machine.
noun
0
0
A constructor of machines and engines; one versed in the principles of machines.
noun
0
0
One skilled in the use of machine tools.
noun
0
0
A person who operates machinery.
noun
0
0
A person employed to shift scenery in a theater.
noun
0
0
Advertisement

Origin of machinist

From French machiniste, from machine 'machine, mechanical device', from Latin machina, from Ancient Greek μηχανή (mÄ“khanÄ“, “machine").