What does the word architect mean?

Usage examples for architect

  1. At the " old" house they had shared a room, but the architect had chosen to separate them at the New, and they had not known how to formulate an objection, although to both of them something seemed vaguely reprehensible in the new arrangement. – The Turmoil A Novel by Booth Tarkington
  2. Accordingly Lecomte, who was at that time architect of the Tuileries, merely received orders to clean the Palace, an expression which might bear more than one meaning, after the meetings which had been there. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  3. He's a young architect, Jonathan explained, who didn't make good. – The House of Toys by Henry Russell Miller