1. One who makes, forms, or molds; a manufacturer; specifically, the Creator.
The universal Maker we may praise. --Milton.
2. Law The person who makes a promissory note.
3. One who writes verses; a poet. [Obs.]
Note: ☞ “The Greeks named the poet poihth`s, which name, as the most excellent, hath gone through other languages. It cometh of this word poiei^n, make; wherein, I know not whether by luck or wisdom, we Englishmen have met well the Greeks in calling him a maker.”
n 1: a person who makes things [syn: shaper]
2: terms referring to the Judeo-Christian God [syn: Godhead,
Lord, Creator, Divine, God Almighty, Almighty, Jehovah]
3: a business engaged in manufacturing some product [syn: manufacturer,