coachbuilder

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Noun1.coachbuilder - a craftsman who makes the bodies of motor vehicles
artisan, journeyman, artificer, craftsman - a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft
Translations
صانِعُ أجْسامِ السَّيّارات
karosářkarosářství
karosserifabrikant
kocsigyártó
bílskrokkasmiîur
karosár
karoserci

coachbuilder

[ˈkəʊtʃˌbɪldəʳ] N (Brit) (Aut) → carrocero m

coach

(kəutʃ) noun
1. a railway carriage. The last two coaches of the train were derailed.
2. a bus for tourists etc.
3. a trainer in athletics, sport etc. the tennis coach.
4. a private teacher. They employed a coach to help their son with his mathematics.
5. a four-wheeled horsedrawn vehicle.
verb
to prepare (a person) for an examination, contest etc. He coached his friend for the Latin exam.
ˈcoachbuilder noun
a person or business concerned with building the bodies for modern vehicles.
ˈcoachman noun
the driver of a horsedrawn carriage.
References in periodicals archive ?
I AM trying to locate Bobby Docherty, 65, who worked as a printer and Eddie Harvie, 65, a coach builder, who both stayed in Parkhead, Glasgow.
Tigra will be produced in France by the coach builder Groupe Henri Heuliez SA.
Gateshead coach builder Horace Hayman was the man who got a generation of kids hooked on Mister Softee icecream.
But retired coach builder Roy Rogers, 69, said: "I was amazed when I was told what was going on."
MY grandfather,Arthur Cadwallader , died in tragic circumstances in 1926.He was a Liverpudlian and coach builder by trade.I do not have the circumstances of his death or know where he is buried.
The High Wycombe-based group, which last year joined part of its business with rival group Henlys to create bus and coach builder Transbus, the fourth largest bus and coach company in Europe, is expected to provide significant growth opportunities next year, particularly in the parts sector.
Dad Thomas, 55, a coach builder, said: "Julia was very lucky not to have been hurt, but now we are left to pick up the pieces.
The car was one of a limited number made by the prestige car maker as part of a deal done with Italian coach builder Zagato in the late 1980s in a bid to revive interest in V8 supercars.
We have garlands, lights, of course the tree, and a 5ft santa that talks to you when you walk in the house - you name it and we have it," added Stephen, who no longer works as a coach builder after having three hip replacements.
Coach builder Neill Attewell, 34, who rents the house from Railtrack for pounds 550 a month, says it's the ideal home for throwing wild parties and playing music as loud as he likes.
Truck and coach builder Dennis, which has its headquarters at Meriden, had 81 registrations of buses and coaches last month compared with 137, a fall of 40.8 per cent.
He became a coach builder and motor engineer with offices in the old Robert Stephenson and Co Locomotive works in South Street behind Central Station in Newcastle.