Meaning of ENGINEER in English


n. Function: verb

to contrive or plan out usually with subtle skill or craft FF1C; engineered an agreement between the two rival governments FF1E;

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

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

Idioms: pull strings ( or wires)

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.