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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. Go Cubes co-creator Geoffrey Woo:

    We were always figuring out how to be better versions of ourselves, to improve our mental performance we wanted to optimize our schedules, how we’d approach people, how we’d talk to girls, how we’d take classes. When it came to coffee, we thought we could hack it, re-engineer it and make it better.

  2. John Halamka:

    They need to re-engineer their devices with security built in.

  3. Adrian Cheok:

    The Taste Buddy could eventually help save lives, by allowing people to switch to healthier food choices, many children hate the taste of vegetables. So I knew that when I became an engineer, I wanted to make a device that could allow children to eat vegetables that taste like chocolate.

  4. The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency:

    Those in this area should evacuate and seek higher ground! after inspection, the County Engineer believe failure of the dam is imminent.

  5. William Shakespeare:

    For 'tis the sport to have the engineer hoist with his own petard...


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