Meaning of FACTORY in English

FACTORY

noun

ADJECTIVE

▪ large

▪ small

▪ modern

▪ abandoned ( esp. AmE ), disused ( esp. BrE )

▪ aircraft , auto ( esp. AmE ), automobile ( esp. AmE ), car

▪ clothing , garment , textile

▪ chemical , munitions , etc.

VERB + FACTORY

▪ build , open , set up

capital to set up a ceramics ~

▪ close , close down , shut , shut down

They had to close the ~ down in the recession.

▪ manage , own , run

FACTORY + VERB

▪ make sth , produce sth

▪ open

▪ close , close down , shut , shut down

The ~ closed down ten years ago.

FACTORY + NOUN

▪ manager , owner , worker

▪ job , production , work

▪ buildings

▪ closure

▪ floor

a worker on the ~ floor

▪ farm , farming

the ~ farming of beef, pork and chicken

PREPOSITION

▪ at ~ , in ~

He works in a shoe ~.

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