Meaning of garage owner in English:

garage owner


  • The owner of an establishment which sells fuel or which repairs and sells motor vehicles.

    ‘the garage owner was convicted but the garage continued to operate’
    • ‘The property was built by the Harris family who were local garage owners.’
    • ‘One Swindon garage owner who charges just £32 an hour said smaller garages often charged less.’
    • ‘A garage owner's plans to build a car park have been rejected by councillors following protests by local residents.’
    • ‘There is no set retail price, so garage owners charge what they like.’
    • ‘And she warned garage owners to be extra vigilant and make sure that all cash machines were emptied regularly.’
    • ‘As a garage owner, Pat is witnessing at first hand the demand for new cars that has broken all expectations.’
    • ‘Sixteen garage owners across the country were caught selling laundered diesel.’
    • ‘A garage owner today vowed to fight on for permission to extend his business - even though it is on green belt land.’
    • ‘The garage owner rushes to the call of many two-wheeler riders, services vehicles and puts them back on the road.’
    • ‘He called on garage owners to establish a self-service system where an attendant could sell petrol from inside a secured environment at night.’