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1. generator

noun. ['ˈdʒɛnɝˌeɪtɝ'] an apparatus that produces a vapor or gas.

Synonyms

  • apparatus

Antonyms

  • sink
  • tail rotor

Etymology

  • generator (Latin)
  • genero (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Generator

  • accelerator
  • accumulator
  • activator
  • actuator
  • actuator
  • administrator
  • agitator
  • alligator
  • allocator
  • alternator
  • animator
  • applicator
  • appropriator
  • arbitrator
  • aviator
  • calculator
  • carburetor
  • cogenerator
  • collaborator
  • commentator

How do you spell generator? Is it generater ?

A common misspelling of generator is generater

Example sentences of the word generator


1. Noun, singular or mass
A simple generator can be made of a long wire wound around a cardboard box.

Quotes containing the word generator


1. Even as a kid I was never the generator of humor, but I always knew who was funny, who to hang out with.
- Andrew Stanton

2. generator

noun. ['ˈdʒɛnɝˌeɪtɝ'] engine that converts mechanical energy into electrical energy by electromagnetic induction.

Synonyms

  • windmill
  • engine
  • aerogenerator
  • stator coil
  • brush
  • magneto
  • alternator
  • turbogenerator
  • dynamo
  • magnetoelectric machine
  • rotor coil
  • rotor
  • stator

Antonyms

  • stator
  • fauna
  • stand still
  • dirty

Etymology

  • generator (Latin)
  • genero (Latin)

3. generator

noun. ['ˈdʒɛnɝˌeɪtɝ'] an electronic device for producing a signal voltage.

Synonyms

  • oscillator
  • electronic device

Antonyms

  • helicopter
  • whirlybird
  • impeller

Etymology

  • generator (Latin)
  • genero (Latin)

4. generator

noun. ['ˈdʒɛnɝˌeɪtɝ'] someone who originates or causes or initiates something.

Synonyms

  • coiner
  • source
  • author
  • shaper

Antonyms

  • jet engine
  • eggbeater
  • main rotor
  • anti-torque rotor

Etymology

  • generator (Latin)
  • genero (Latin)
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