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When kids can't afford to see it anymore maybe we'll have a whole resurgence of garage bands all over America and this New Wave thing will start to mean something on a grass roots level.
Lester Bangs

Meaning of "garage" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD GARAGE

From French, from garer to dock (a ship), from Old French: to protect, from Old High German warōn.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF GARAGE

garage  [ˈɡærɑːʒ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GARAGE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Garage is a verb and can also act as a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb garage in English.

WHAT DOES GARAGE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of garage in the English dictionary

The first definition of garage in the dictionary is a building or part of a building used to house a motor vehicle. Other definition of garage is a commercial establishment in which motor vehicles are repaired, serviced, bought, and sold, and which usually also sells motor fuels. Garage is also a rough-and-ready style of rock music.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO GARAGE

PRESENT

Present
I garage
you garage
he/she/it garages
we garage
you garage
they garage
Present continuous
I am garaging
you are garaging
he/she/it is garaging
we are garaging
you are garaging
they are garaging
Present perfect
I have garaged
you have garaged
he/she/it has garaged
we have garaged
you have garaged
they have garaged
Present perfect continuous
I have been garaging
you have been garaging
he/she/it has been garaging
we have been garaging
you have been garaging
they have been garaging
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I garaged
you garaged
he/she/it garaged
we garaged
you garaged
they garaged
Past continuous
I was garaging
you were garaging
he/she/it was garaging
we were garaging
you were garaging
they were garaging
Past perfect
I had garaged
you had garaged
he/she/it had garaged
we had garaged
you had garaged
they had garaged
Past perfect continuous
I had been garaging
you had been garaging
he/she/it had been garaging
we had been garaging
you had been garaging
they had been garaging
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will garage
you will garage
he/she/it will garage
we will garage
you will garage
they will garage
Future continuous
I will be garaging
you will be garaging
he/she/it will be garaging
we will be garaging
you will be garaging
they will be garaging
Future perfect
I will have garaged
you will have garaged
he/she/it will have garaged
we will have garaged
you will have garaged
they will have garaged
Future perfect continuous
I will have been garaging
you will have been garaging
he/she/it will have been garaging
we will have been garaging
you will have been garaging
they will have been garaging
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would garage
you would garage
he/she/it would garage
we would garage
you would garage
they would garage
Conditional continuous
I would be garaging
you would be garaging
he/she/it would be garaging
we would be garaging
you would be garaging
they would be garaging
Conditional perfect
I would have garage
you would have garage
he/she/it would have garage
we would have garage
you would have garage
they would have garage
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been garaging
you would have been garaging
he/she/it would have been garaging
we would have been garaging
you would have been garaging
they would have been garaging
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you garage
we let´s garage
you garage
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to garage
Past participle
garaged
Present Participle
garaging
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GARAGE


arbitrage
ˈɑːbɪˌtrɑːʒ
barrage
ˈbærɑːʒ
bricolage
ˈbrɪkəˌlɑːʒ
camouflage
ˈkæməˌflɑːʒ
collage
kəˈlɑːʒ
decoupage
ˌdeɪkuːˈpɑːʒ
dressage
ˈdrɛsɑːʒ
effleurage
ˌɛflɜːˈrɑːʒ
entourage
ˈɒntʊˌrɑːʒ
etage
eɪˈtɑːʒ
Farage
ˈfˈærɑːʒ
massage
ˈmæsɑːʒ
mirage
mɪˈrɑːʒ
montage
mɒnˈtɑːʒ
paysage
ˌpeɪˈzɑːʒ
plage
plɑːʒ
sabotage
ˈsæbəˌtɑːʒ
sondage
sɒnˈdɑːʒ
vernissage
ˌvɜːnɪˈsɑːʒ
vitrage
ˈviːtrɑːʒ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GARAGE

gar
garage band
garage mechanic
garage proprietor
garage sale
garage space
garageman
garagemen
garaging
garagist
garagiste
garam masala
Garamond
Garand rifle
garb
garbage
garbage can
garbage chute
garbage collection
garbage collector

WORDS THAT END LIKE GARAGE

altarage
arrearage
average
beverage
brokerage
cellarage
clearage
courage
coverage
disparage
double garage
encourage
oarage
parage
parking garage
rage
storage
UK garage
underage
vicarage

Synonyms and antonyms of garage in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «GARAGE»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «garage» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of garage

Translation of «garage» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GARAGE

Find out the translation of garage to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of garage from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «garage» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

车库
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

garaje
570 millions of speakers

English

garage
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

गेराज
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

جَراج
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

гараж
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

garagem
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

গ্যারেজ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

garage
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Garaj
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Garage
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ガレージ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

차고
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Garage
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

nhà để xe
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கேரேஜ்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गॅरेज
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

garaj
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

garage
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

garaż
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

гараж
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

garaj
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

γκαράζ
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

garage
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

garage
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

garasje
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of garage

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GARAGE»

The term «garage» is very widely used and occupies the 2.883 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GARAGE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «garage» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «garage» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about garage

EXAMPLES

10 QUOTES WITH «GARAGE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word garage.
1
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Music rhythms are mathematical patterns. When you hear a song and your body starts moving with it, your body is doing math. The kids in their parents' garage practicing to be a band may not realize it, but they're also practicing math.
2
Lester Bangs
When kids can't afford to see it anymore maybe we'll have a whole resurgence of garage bands all over America and this New Wave thing will start to mean something on a grass roots level.
3
Nate Berkus
Even as a 10-year-old, I remember trying to explain to my mother and stepfather how upset and frustrated a messy room made me. But they just couldn't grasp it. They wanted me to be playing with baseballs and frogs while I wanted to be scouring garage sales.
4
Mark Bridges
The other day in the garage, I found a book report from the seventh grade that I did about silent movie stars. It's funny to look at now, because it really foretold what my future would be.
5
Dan Buettner
Inconvenience yourself: ditch the remote, the garage door opener, the leaf-blower; buy a bike, broom, rake, and snow shovel.
6
Nolan Bushnell
I founded Atari in my garage in Santa Clara while at Stanford. When I was in school, I took a lot of business classes. I was really fascinated by economics. You end up having to be a marketeer, finance maven and a little bit of a technologist in order to get a business going.
7
Gary Cherone
You can tell the difference between songs that were created in a garage and songs that were created in the studio.
8
Steve Cropper
I'm one of those guys who likes to piddle around in the garage and fix stuff.
9
Charlie Daniels
We didn't have a garage to rehearse in. We had to aggravate the folks in the house. But I got a chance to play in a beer joint, and that's how it started.
10
Dimebag Darrell
My heroes were Eddie Van Halen - especially after Van Halen I, II, III, and IV - Randy Rhoads, Ace Frehley and dudes like that. My brother played drums and we jammed in the garage and started writing our own stuff.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GARAGE»

Discover the use of garage in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to garage and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
All I Need to Know about Manufacturing I Learned in Joe's ...
The book uses an entertaining story of a weekend home improvement project to explain clearly the concepts and techniques of 21st-century business management.
William B. Miller, Vicki L. Schenk, 1993
2
Garage: Reinventing the Place We Park
An illustrated homage to the garage features more than two hundred color photographs of more than fifty garages, offering suggestions to improve the style and efficiency of these spaces. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.
Kira Obolensky, 2003
3
Gorilla Garage
A boy and his father see strange and unusual things when their car breaks down and they are rescued by a gorilla.
Mark Shulman, 2009
4
Sixties Rock: Garage, Psychedelic and Other Satisfactions
Unlike their rock 'n' roll predecessors, many rock musicians of the mid-sixties came to consider themselves as artists, As self-conscious makers of a new sonic medium.Sixties Rockoffers a provocative look at these artists and their ...
Michael Hicks, 2000
5
Garage Glamour: Digital Nude and Beauty Photography Made Simple
Based on the author's popular website (www.garageglamour.com), this guide offers helpful instruction to creating glamorous, sexy images like those seen in "Playboy," "Maxim," and other men's magazines.
Rolando Gomez, 2006
6
Garage Rock and Its Roots: Musical Rebels and the Drive for ...
When British rockers invaded the United States in the 1960s, youths responded by growing long hair and playing electrified music in suburban garages.
Eric James Abbey, 2006
7
Garage Sale America
Garage Sale America explores this cultural phenomenon of grass roots retailing, showcasing the people, places, and things of this modern– day gold rush, and reveals to readers the secrets to incorporating cheap but chic decorating into ...
Bruce Littlefield, 2007
8
The Art and History of the Garage Door
Beauty is all around us. Even the most "uninteresting" thing can be seen in a fascinating and instructive light. This book is devoted to an exploration of one of the most mundane and utilitarian of daily objects - the garage door.
Ramona Lee Visconti, 2012
9
My Life in the Paradise Garage: Keep on Dancin'
Disco, the dark, early days of AIDS, gay liberation, NYC and everything in between is in this book.
Mel Cheren, 2003
10
Miracle at the Garage
All of the people who share their personal stories here are part of the Garage ministry that serves as the backdrop for this inspirational collection. Incredibly, some of the miracles actually occurred at the Garage itself.
J. A. Elliott, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GARAGE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term garage is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Saginaw firefighters battle garage blaze on city's northeast side …
Andrew Whitaker | MLive.com Saginaw residents comfort each other while Saginaw firefighters battle a garage fire at 31 Alamo Court off ... «MLive.com, Jul 15»
2
Garage catches fire in Schofield - WAOW - Newsline 9, Wausau …
Firefighters responded to the scene of a garage fire on Moreland ... The fire was stopped in the detached garage before it spread to the house. «WAOW, Jul 15»
3
Cops Seek Man Who Raped Woman Inside Port Authority Bus Garage
News of the rape sent chills down the spines of those already nervous about parking in the sometimes desolate parking garage, CBS2's Steve ... «CBS Local, Jul 15»
4
Schofield Garage Fire Causes Neighbors to Evacuate
The Schofield Fire Department was dispatched to a call of a detached garage on fire that was quickly going up in flames. It happened on the ... «WSAW, Jul 15»
5
At garage sales on Long Island one man's junk, another … - Newsday
We all have the dream. If you're a garage sale enthusiast, it's always lurking. It's the mint Honus Wagner baseball card in the pages of an old ... «Newsday, Jul 15»
6
Driver crashed through garage, damaging gas line - KFMB Channel 8
LA MESA (CBS 8) - A driver crashed her car through her garage in La Mesa. The accident severed a natural gas line after the car ripped out a ... «CBS 8 San Diego, Jul 15»
7
Simi Valley garage sale goes nuts with nearly 100 home participants …
On Saturday, July 11 people headed to a 100-home garage sale in Simi Valley to see what treasures they could find. Get a glimpse at what ... «Ventura County Star, Jul 15»
8
Classic car catches fire in garage - WRGB CBS6 - Top Stories
The owner of a 71 Chevelle tells CBS6 he was backing his car out of the garage at Cherry Blossom Court, when the vehicle stalled and began ... «WRGB, Jul 15»
9
Church reports garage break-in: Avon Lake police blotter | cleveland …
Breaking and entering, Lear Road: Holy Spirit Church reported several items missing from the garage on July 9. Suspicious person, Lake ... «cleveland.com, Jul 15»
10
Keith Wishum: The garage is on fire - Americus Times Recorder …
I was glad a few years ago that my neighbor cared enough to call to let me know that my garage was smoking, but it turned out that the smoke ... «Americus Times-Recorder, Jul 15»

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