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1. engineer

noun. ['ˈɛndʒəˈnɪr'] a person who uses scientific knowledge to solve practical problems.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • mechanical engineer
  • programmer
  • rocket engineer
  • rocket scientist
  • automotive engineer
  • surveyor
  • metallurgist
  • coder
  • individual
  • metallurgical engineer
  • mining engineer
  • army engineer
  • civil engineer
  • mortal
  • technologist
  • military engineer
  • applied scientist
  • person
  • computer programmer
  • marine engineer
  • electrical engineer
  • naval engineer
  • aerospace engineer
  • aeronautical engineer
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • introvert
  • withholder
  • male
  • adult

Etymology

  • engineour (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • engignier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Engineer

  • auctioneer
  • bioengineer
  • conventioneer
  • domineer
  • dornier
  • dyneer
  • dyneer
  • electioneer
  • guinier
  • imagineer
  • kneer
  • lanier
  • mcnear
  • mcneer
  • menear
  • minear
  • mutineer
  • neer
  • nir
  • pioneer

How do you spell engineer? Is it enginer ?

A common misspelling of engineer is enginer

Example sentences of the word engineer


1. Noun, singular or mass
The middle of the sound engineer salary scale was around the £32,500 per year mark.

Quotes containing the word engineer


1. My father was an electrical engineer who worked at Westinghouse in Pittsburgh. When I was growing up, my mother wrote humor columns for the local paper. She was the Erma Bombeck of Murrysville, Pa.
- Jason Kilar

2. To an engineer, good enough means perfect. With an artist, there's no such thing as perfect.
- Alexander Calder

3. If we study learning as a data science, we can reverse engineer the human brain and tailor learning techniques to maximize the chances of student success. This is the biggest revolution that could happen in education, turning it into a data-driven science, and not such a medieval set of rumors professors tend to carry on.
- Sebastian Thrun

2. engineer

verb. ['ˈɛndʒəˈnɪr'] plan and direct (a complex undertaking).

Synonyms

  • organize
  • direct
  • plan
  • choreograph
  • organise
  • orchestrate

Antonyms

  • follower
  • bad guy
  • partisan
  • leader

Etymology

  • engineour (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • engignier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. engineer

noun. ['ˈɛndʒəˈnɪr'] the operator of a railway locomotive.

Synonyms

  • locomotive engineer
  • manipulator
  • operator
  • railroad engineer

Antonyms

  • unemotional person
  • worker
  • extrovert
  • debtor

Etymology

  • engineour (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • engignier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. engineer

verb. ['ˈɛndʒəˈnɪr'] design as an engineer.

Synonyms

  • plan

Antonyms

  • good guy
  • smoker

Etymology

  • engineour (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • engignier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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