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Synonyms for engineer
ˌɛn dʒəˈnɪər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. engineer, applied scientist, technologist(noun)

    a person who uses scientific knowledge to solve practical problems

    Synonyms:
    railroad engineer, technologist, applied scientist, engine driver, locomotive engineer

  2. engineer, locomotive engineer, railroad engineer, engine driver(verb)

    the operator of a railway locomotive

    Synonyms:
    railroad engineer, technologist, applied scientist, engine driver, locomotive engineer

  3. engineer(verb)

    design as an engineer

    "He engineered the water supply project"

    Synonyms:
    organise, orchestrate, organize, direct, mastermind

  4. mastermind, engineer, direct, organize, organise, orchestrate(verb)

    plan and direct (a complex undertaking)

    "he masterminded the robbery"

    Synonyms:
    coordinate, place, prepare, head, target, lead, get up, organize, take, unionize, point, aim, channelise, form, take aim, train, steer, manoeuver, address, manoeuvre, direct, channelize, organise, calculate, unionise, conduct, send, orchestrate, maneuver, mastermind, guide, machinate, devise

How to pronounce engineer?

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How to say engineer in sign language?

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How to use engineer in a sentence?

  1. Veronica Eliasson:

    My dad was a huge source of inspiration to me, but whenever someone would say the word ‘engineer,’ it would sound boring to me.

  2. Christopher Kraft:

    It was a wonderful life. I cant think of anything that an aeronautical engineer would get more out of, than what we were asked to do in the space program, in the `60s.

  3. Anandasankar Ray:

    It's exciting when technology companies come on board, their approach to a biological challenge is to engineer a solution.

  4. Matt Rollens:

    We spend a lot of time trying to reverse engineer stuff, it's a daily requirement to go through and look at everything.

  5. Lester Friedman:

    [ There was ] something about him that was very very special, on our airplane, he was an engineer, and he was the hardest working guy aboard that airplane.

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