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Meaning of ARCHITECT

Pronunciation:  'ârki`tekt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  
 

ARCHITECT is a 9 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: designer
 
 See Also: Adam, Adolf Loos, Albert Speer, Alberti, Andrea Palladio, Antonio Gaudi, Antonio Gaudi i Cornet, Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin, Behrens, Benjamin Henry Latrobe, Berlage, Bernini, Bramante, Breuer, Brunelleschi, Buckminster Fuller, Bullfinch, Burnham, Butterfield, Carrere, Cass Gilbert, Chambers, Charles Bullfinch, Charles Edouard Jeanneret, Charles Follen McKim, Charles L'Enfant, creator, da Vinci, Daniel Hudson Burnham, de l'Orme, Delorme, Donato Bramante, Donato d'Agnolo Bramante, Edward Durell Stone, Eero Saarinen, Eliel Saarinen, Erich Mendelsohn, Filippo Brunelleschi, Francois Mansart, Fuller, Garnier, Gaudi, Gaudi i Cornet, Gilbert, Giotto, Giotto di Bondone, Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini, Gropius, Hastings, Hendrik Petrus Berlage, Henri Labrouste, Henry Hobson Richardson, Hoffmann, Horta, Hunt, I. M. Pei, Ieoh Ming Pei, Inigo Jones, Jacques Germain Soufflot, Jean Louis Charles Garnier, Jenny, John Merven Carrere, Jones, Josef Hoffmann, Joseph Paxton, Kahn, Labrouste, landscape architect, landscape gardener, Latrobe, Le Corbusier, L'Enfant, Leon Battista Alberti, Leonardo, Leonardo da Vinci, Lin, Loos, Louis Isadore Kahn, Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe, Lutyens, Mansart, Marcel Lajos Breuer, Maya Lin, McKim, Mendelsohn, Michelangelo, Michelangelo Buonarroti, Mies Van Der Rohe, Mills, Nervi, Palladio, Paxton, Pei, Peter Behrens, Philibert de l'Orme, Philibert Delorme, Pier Luigi Nervi, Pierre Charles L'Enfant, Pugin, R. Buckminster Fuller, Richard Buckminster Fuller, Richard Morris Hunt, Richardson, Robert Adam, Robert Mills, Saarinen, Sir Edwin Landseer Luytens, Sir Edwin Lutyens, Sir Joseph Paxton, Sir William Chambers, Soufflot, Speer, Stone, Thomas Hastings, Victor Horta, Walter Gropius, William Butterfield, William Chambers, William Le Baron Jenny

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ar"chi*tect\ ([aum]r"k[i^]*t[e^]kt), n. [L.
architectus, architecton, Gr. ? chief artificer, master
builder; pref. 'archi- (E. archi-) + ? workman, akin to ?
art, skill, ? to produce: cf. F. architecte, It. architetto.
See {Technical}.]
1. A person skilled in the art of building; one who
   understands architecture, or makes it his occupation to
   form plans and designs of buildings, and to superintend
   the artificers employed.

2. A contriver, designer, or maker.

         The architects of their own happiness. --Milton.

         A French woman is a perfect architect in dress.
                                               --Coldsmith.

 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: When you dream of architects or being an architect, it indicates that you might be asked to put your creativity in action in your professional field.
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: a, actor, agent, ancestors, apprentice, artificer, artist, author, begetter, beginner, builder, civil architect, conceiver, constructor, contriver, craftsman, creator, designer, developer, deviser, discoverer, doer, effector, engenderer, engineer, enterpriser, entrepreneur, executant, executor, executrix, fabricator, father, founder, framer, generator, grower, inaugurator, industrialist, initiator, instigator, institutor, introducer, inventor, journeyman, landscape architect, landscape gardener, maker, manufacturer, master, master craftsman, medium, mother, mover, operant, operative, operator, organizer, originator, past master, patriarch, performer, perpetrator, planner, practitioner, precursor, prime mover, producer, projector, promoter, raiser, realizer, shaper, sire, smith, strategian, strategist, subject, tactician, urbanist, worker, wright
 

 

 

 

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