Meaning of ARCHITECT in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈɑ:kɪtekt ]

n. 1 a designer who prepares plans for buildings, ships, etc., and supervises their construction. 2 (foll. by of) a person who brings about a specified thing (the architect of his own fortune). [F architecte f. It. architetto, or L architectus f. Gk arkhitekton (as ARCH-, tekton builder)]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.