Meaning of ARCHITECT in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈär-kə-ˌtekt ]


Etymology: Middle French architecte, from Latin architectus, from Greek architektōn master builder, from archi- + tektōn builder, carpenter — more at technical

Date: 1563

1. : a person who designs buildings and advises in their construction

2. : a person who designs and guides a plan or undertaking

the architect of American foreign policy

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.