verb (used with object)
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She married an architect and their children, Dialta as well as another daughter and two sons, were frequent guests at La Pietra.In Tussle Over Will, Mistress’s Family Takes a Bite Out of NYU|Anthony Haden-Guest|November 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“This is a high priority for that facility,” the architect said.Can the Navy's $12 Billion Stealth Destroyer Stay Afloat?|Dave Majumdar|October 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then, using his training and talent as an architect, he would draw up blueprints.
He is the architect, the person who is going to be studied and studied and studied again.
Mr. R. M. Watts was the architect, and the cost of erecting and equipping the building, exclusive of books, was 3234.The City of Auckland|John Barr
Empty carts were coming out of the gate by which the architect and the contractor were standing, and loaded ones were going in.Resurrection|Leo Tolstoy
In the same cemetery we find examples of tombs which the architect has constructed, not after an Egyptian, but a Chaldan model.
To an architect these mosques are no doubt highly interesting; to a profane person like myself they offer little attraction.A Visit to the Holy Land, Egypt, and Italy|Ida Pfeiffer
Such, as it appears to me, is the ideal which an architect of the present day ought to keep in his mind's eye.The Country House|Alexis de Chteauneuf and Sir Charles Lock Eastlake
British Dictionary definitions for architect
Word Origin for architect
Word Origin and History for architect
1550s, from Middle French architecte, from Latin architectus, from Greek arkhitekton "master builder, director of works," from arkhi- "chief" (see archon) + tekton "builder, carpenter" (see texture). An Old English word for it was heahcræftiga "high-crafter."