Carver vs Maker - What's the difference?

carver | maker |


As a proper noun carver

is .

As a noun maker is

.

As a verb maker is

.

carver

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • Someone who carves.
  • (dated) A carving knife.
  • (dated) A butcher.
  • An armchair as part of a set of dining chairs (originally for the person who is to carve the meat).
  • *2000 , (JG Ballard), Super-Cannes , Fourth Estate 2011, p. 215:
  • *:She began a circuit of the dining room, peering at the baronial fireplace with its andirons the size of torture racks, and heavy oak carvers like gnarled thrones.
  • Derived terms

    * Carver (surname)

    Anagrams

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    maker

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Someone who makes; a person or thing that makes or produces something.
  • (usually, capitalized and preceded by the) God.
  • A poet.
  • * 2000 , , The Book of Prefaces , Bloomsbury 2002, p. 9:
  • It is refreshing to read how makers find great allies in the past to help them tackle the present. It helps us to see that literature is a conversation across boundaries of nation, century and language.
  • (obsolete, legal) Someone who signs a cheque or promissory note, thereby becoming responsible for payment.
  • Derived terms

    * brushmaker * homemaker * troublemaker * widow-maker

    Anagrams

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