Meaning of ENGINEER in English



to contrive or plan out usually with subtle skill or craft

engineered an agreement between the two rival governments

Synonyms: finagle, machinate, maneuver, wangle; compare manipulate 2

Related Word: arrange, contrive, devise, mastermind, plan (out), set up; intrigue, plot, scheme; manage, manipulate, negotiate; put (over), put (through), swing

Idioms: pull strings ( or wires)

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