Definitions for engineer

Definitions for (noun) engineer

Main entry: engineer, technologist, applied scientist

Definition: a person who uses scientific knowledge to solve practical problems

Main entry: engine driver, engineer, locomotive engineer, railroad engineer

Definition: the operator of a railway locomotive

Definitions for (verb) engineer

Main entry: direct, mastermind, orchestrate, organise, organize, engineer

Definition: plan and direct (a complex undertaking)

Usage: he masterminded the robbery

Main entry: engineer

Definition: design as an engineer

Usage: He engineered the water supply project

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