What is the difference between Implement and Machinery?

The difference between implement and machinery

is that “implement” is a tool or instrument for working with and “machinery” is the machines constituting a production apparatus, in a plant etc., collectively.

implement

machinery

Noun

  • A tool or instrument for working with.

Synonyms

  • instrument

Exemple

  • They carried an assortment of gardening implements in the truck.
  • A man dreamt as follows: He saw two boys struggling—barrel-maker’s boys, to judge by the implements lying around.

Noun

  • The machines constituting a production apparatus, in a plant etc., collectively.
  • The working parts of a machine as a group.
  • The collective parts of something which allow it to function.
  • (figurative) The literary devices used in a work, notably for dramatic effect

Related terms

  • machinist