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verb [transitive]     engineer pronunciation in British English
/ˌendʒɪˈnɪə(r)/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyengineer
he/she/itengineers
present participleengineering
past tenseengineered
past participleengineered
  1. 2
    to arrange for something to happen, especially in a useful and skilful way

    Government officials managed to engineer a meeting between the two ambassadors.

 
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