a person or company that makes a particular type of goods
car/film/shoe etc maker
a quality furniture maker
a leading Japanese computer maker
The makers of the car claim that it uses up to 50% less fuel than other similar cars.
a machine or piece of equipment that makes something
coffee/pasta etc maker
Grind the beans to suit your coffee maker.
someone who does something or makes something happen: ➔ troublemaker, holidaymaker
Who's the decision maker in this department?
healthcare administrators and policy makers
to die - used humorously