Legal Definition and Related Resources of Architect

Meaning of Architect

One whose profession and occupation is to form or devise plans and designs and draw up specifications for buildings or structures and to superintend their construction. He is one who plans, sketches, and presents the complete details for the erection, Enlargement or alteration of a building or other structures for the use of a builder or contractor when expert knowledge and skill are required in such preparation . See McGill v Carlos, 39 Ohio Ops. 502, 81 N.E.2d 726.

Architect Alternative Definition

One who makes it his occupation to form or devise plans and designs and to draw up specifications for buildings or structures and to superintend , their construction.

Synonyms of Architect


  • builder
  • composer
  • constructor
  • contriver
  • creator
  • designer
  • deviser
  • draftsman
  • enterpriser
  • founder
  • framer
  • generator
  • introducer
  • inventor
  • maker
  • organizer
  • originator
  • planner
  • prime mover
  • projector
  • schemer

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