Origin of inventor
Related Words for inventordesigner, founder, author, builder, creator, architect, maker, innovator, originator, pioneer, father, experimenter
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Contemporary Examples of inventor
At his best, he was an inventor of part of the modern cinema's grammar.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days
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Here, I thought for years my father had been a cook, but apparently he was an inventor.Do Palestinians Really Exist?
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I just read an interview with Roger Linn, the inventor of the Linn Drum.Giorgio Moroder, Dance Music Legend, on Remixing Coldplay’s ‘Midnight’ and ‘Crazy’ Lana Del Rey
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The first attempts to modernize the process were made by Thomas Edison and scientists working with American inventor.The Death Penalty’s Gruesome Truth
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So what's next for the inventor who's already scored a scholarship to study at MIT?Why the Clintons Love Sierra Leone’s Boy Genius
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Historical Examples of inventor
He rose to influence as a Commissary-general, then retired from the army and became an inventor.
Further endeavours also led to disappointments; but in the end the inventor was successful.
He was engaged by the company, and henceforth his career as an inventor was secure.
All of them spoke in the highest terms of the inventor and the man.
The inventor spoke into his instrument, 'Do you understand what I say?'
- a person who invents, esp as a profession
Word Origin and History for inventor
c.1500, "a discoverer," from Latin inventor (fem. inventrix) "contriver, author, discoverer," agent noun from past participle stem of invenire (see invention). Meaning "one who contrives or produces a new thing or process" is from 1550s.