Synonyms of engineer


1. engineer, applied scientist, technologist, person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soul

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

2. engineer, locomotive engineer, railroad engineer, engine driver, operator, manipulator

usage: the operator of a railway locomotive


1. engineer, design, plan

usage: design as an engineer; "He engineered the water supply project"

2. mastermind, engineer, direct, organize, organise, orchestrate, plan

usage: plan and direct (a complex undertaking); "he masterminded the robbery"

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Definition and meaning of engineer (Dictionary)