mechanical meaning

EN[mɪˈkanɪk(ə)l] [məˈkæ.nə.kəl]
  • Mechanical may refer to:

    Definition of mechanical in English Dictionary

  • AdjectiveCOMmore mechanicalSUPmost mechanicalPREmé-SUF-al
    1. (now rare) Characteristic of someone who does manual labour for a living; coarse, vulgar.
      1. Related to mechanics (the branch of physics that deals with forces acting on mass).
        1. mechanical engineering ‎
      2. Related to mechanics (the design and construction of machines).
        1. mechanical dictionary ‎
      3. Done by machine.
        1. mechanical task ‎
      4. Using mechanics (the design and construction of machines): being a machine.
        1. mechanical arm ‎
      5. As if performed by a machine: lifeless or mindless.
        1. a mechanical reply to a question ‎
      6. (of a person) Acting as if one were a machine: lifeless or mindless.
        1. The pianist was too mechanical. ‎
      7. INF Handy with machines.
        1. Why don't you ask Joe to fix it? He's very mechanical. ‎
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • After a postshot round of beers, the mechanical bull started up.
        • Iron-based superconductors have been considered to be very promising in high-field applications, for which multifilamentary wire and tape conductors with high mechanical strength are essential.
        • The appearance, yield, storability, and mechanical harvestability are seriously affected.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adjectives
        • Morphemes
          • Suffixes
            • Words by suffix
              • Words suffixed with -al
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        1. en mechanically
        2. en mechanicals
        3. en mechanicality
        4. en mechanicalize
        5. en mechanicalness
        Source: Wiktionary

        Meaning of mechanical for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "mechanical" is an adjective. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe.
        Difficultness: Level 2
        Easy     ➨     Difficult
        Definiteness: Level 7
        Definite    ➨     Versatile