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Synonyms for factory
ˈfæk tə ri, -trifac·to·ry

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Wiktionary1.3 / 3 votes

  1. factorynoun


  2. factorynoun

    A trading establishment, especially set up by merchants working in a foreign country.


  3. factorynoun

    The position or state of being a factor.


  4. factorynoun

    A building or other place where manufacturing takes place.


  5. factorynoun

    A device which produces or manufactures something.


  6. factorynoun

    In a computer program or library, a function or method which creates an object.


Princeton's WordNet1.8 / 4 votes

  1. factory, mill, manufacturing plant, manufactorynoun

    a plant consisting of one or more buildings with facilities for manufacturing

    manufacturing plant, pulverisation, milling machinery, manufactory, grinder, grind, pulverization, mill

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. factorynoun

    residence of factors

  2. factorynoun

    body of factors

  3. factorynoun

    manufactory, mill, manufacturing establishment

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. factorynoun

    manufactory, shop, plant, mill

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "factory":

    plant, factories, mill, fábrica, usine, manufactures, fabrique, plants, facility

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  1. Matthew Prescott:

    Props to Panera for focusing on more plant-based proteins and for getting chickens out of cruel cages, americans are eating more plant-based foods than ever and avoiding the worst factory farm abuses.

  2. Thomas Weber:

    We need more than only one battery factory.

  3. Nadiya Savchenko:

    Not one chocolate factory has been turned into a bullet factory.

  4. Ellen DeGeneres:

    I was coming home from kindergarten--well they told me it was kindergarten. I found out later I had been working in a factory for ten years. It's good for a kid to know how to make gloves.

  5. Nguyen Thi Thu Huyen:

    I no longer feel uncomfortable when I tell people that I'm a factory worker, fashion follows history.

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