The definition of an engineer is a person who uses science, math and creativity to solve technical problems.(noun)
An example of an engineer is a person who designs a low cost system to produce a specific product.
To engineer is defined as to create, plan, build or design a solution or a process.(verb)
An example of to engineer is to create a new security software for a computer.
See engineer in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: earlier enginer < ME enginour < OFr engigneur
See engineer in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English enginour
Origin: , from Old French engigneor
Origin: , from Medieval Latin ingeniātor, contriver
Origin: , from ingeniāre, to contrive
Origin: , from Latin ingenium, ability; see engine.
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