Synonyms for industry

Synonyms for (noun) industry

Synonyms: industry, manufacture

Definition: the organized action of making of goods and services for sale

Usage: American industry is making increased use of computers to control production

Similar words: commercial enterprise, business, business enterprise

Definition: the activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects

Usage: computers are now widely used in business


Synonyms: diligence, industriousness, industry

Definition: persevering determination to perform a task

Usage: his diligence won him quick promotions; frugality and industry are still regarded as virtues

Similar words: determination, purpose

Definition: the quality of being determined to do or achieve something; firmness of purpose

Usage: his determination showed in his every movement; he is a man of purpose


Synonyms: industry

Definition: the people or companies engaged in a particular kind of commercial enterprise

Usage: each industry has its own trade publications

Similar words: commercial enterprise

Definition: an enterprise connected with commerce