Definitions for garagegəˈrɑʒ, -ˈrɑdʒ; esp. Brit. ˈgær ɪdʒ, -ɑʒ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ga•ragegəˈrɑʒ, -ˈrɑdʒ; esp. Brit. ˈgær ɪdʒ, -ɑʒ(n.; v.)-raged, -rag•ing.

  1. (n.)a building or indoor area for parking or storing motor vehicles.

  2. a commercial establishment for repairing and servicing motor vehicles.

  3. (v.t.)to put or keep in a garage.

Origin of garage:

1900–05; < F, der. of gar(er) to shelter (< Gmc *warôn to take notice of; see ware2)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. garage(noun)

    an outbuilding (or part of a building) for housing automobiles

  2. garage, service department(verb)

    a repair shop where cars and trucks are serviced and repaired

  3. garage(verb)

    keep or store in a garage

    "we don't garage our car"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. garage(noun)əˈrɑʒ, -ˈrɑdʒ; esp. Brit. ˈgær ɪdʒ, -ɑʒ

    a building next to a house for storing a car

    Put the bikes in the garage.

  2. garageəˈrɑʒ, -ˈrɑdʒ; esp. Brit. ˈgær ɪdʒ, -ɑʒ

    a place that repairs cars and often sells gas

    I took my car to the garage.

Wiktionary

  1. garage(Noun)

    A building (or section of a building) used to store a car, tools and other miscellaneous items.

  2. garage(Noun)

    A place where cars are serviced and repaired.

  3. garage(Noun)

    A petrol filling station,

  4. garage(Noun)

    An independent automobile repair shop.

  5. garage(Noun)

    A type of guitar rock music, personified by amateur bands playing in the basement or garage.

  6. garage(Noun)

    A type of electronic dance music.

  7. garage(Verb)

    To store in a garage.

    We garaged the convertible during the monsoon months.

  8. Origin: From garage, from garer.

Freebase

  1. Garage

    A residential garage is part of a home, or an associated building, designed or used for storing a vehicle or vehicles. In some places the term is used synonymously with "carport", though that term normally describes a structure that, while roofed, is not completely enclosed.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'garage' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1534

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'garage' in Nouns Frequency: #1630


Translations for garage

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

garage(noun)

a building in which a car etc is kept

a house with a garage.

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