Synonyms of 'mechanical'
1 automaticDictionary, automated, mechanized
a small mechanical device that taps out the numbers
2 unthinkingDictionary, routine, automatic
His retort was mechanical.
Bruce was no unthinking vandal.
the automatic body functions, such as breathing
His wife is a cold, unfeeling woman.
an unconscious desire expressed solely during sleep
It's an instinctive reaction. If a child falls you pick it up.
A surge of pain caused me to give an involuntary shudder.
She gave the list only a perfunctory glance.
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An automated factory, office, or industrial process uses machines to do the work instead of people.
highly automated production lines
An automatic machine or device is one which has controls that enable it to perform a task without needing to be constantly operated by a person. Automatic methods and processes involve the use of such machines.
Modern trains have automatic doors.
Thesaurus for mechanical from the Collins English Thesaurus
A mechanical device has parts that move when it is working , often using power from an engine or from electricity .