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Definition of Engineer


  1. A person skilled in the principles and practice of any branch of engineering. See under Engineering, n.
  2. One who manages as engine, particularly a steam engine; an engine driver.
  3. One who carries through an enterprise by skillful or artful contrivance; an efficient manager.
  4. To lay out or construct, as an engineer; to perform the work of an engineer on; as, to engineer a road.
  5. To use contrivance and effort for; to guide the course of; to manage; as, to engineer a bill through Congress.
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Engineer Translations

engineer in Afrikaans is ingenieur
engineer in Dutch is ingenieur
engineer in German is Ingenieur, Ingenieur
engineer in Italian is ingengnere, ingegnere
engineer in Portuguese is engenheiro, coordenador
engineer in Spanish is ingeniero