What does garage mean?

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

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word garage.

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"

GCIDE

  1. Garage(n.)

    a commercial establishment that repairs or services automobiles.

  2. Garage(n.)

    an enclosed structure for housing or parking motor vehicles, especially automobiles.

  3. Origin: [F.]

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.

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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

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of garage in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of garage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Herbert Hoover:

    A chicken in every pot and a car in every garage

  2. Evan Esar:

    Walking isn't a lost art -- one must, by some means, get to the garage.

  3. Laurence J. Peter:

    Going to church doesn't make you a Christian any more than going to the garage makes you a car.

  4. Paris Hilton:

    Every women needs at least 4 animals. A mink in her closet, a jaguar in her garage, a tiger in her bed, and a jackass that pays for everything.

  5. Timm Schimke:

    They looked like any other people who were cleaning out their garage or cleaning out a rental. It was just stuff, they weren't manipulating the stuff. They were just tossing it out, and they were only in there for two or three minutes and then they left.

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