Definition of 'inventor'
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Then there is the boffin inventor entrepreneur with imagination but no business savvy. Times, Sunday Times (2010)So it is for inventors and entrepreneurs. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But how many of these inventors and entrepreneurs have gone on to be successful? The Sun (2011)You're a young inventor who has just finished building a time machine. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I would love to have seen some of them become engineers or inventors or set up a new business delivering pizza or a hairdressing salon. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The British inventor of the world wide web has accused Western governments of hypocrisy over internet snooping. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Bath has a long engineering history and it's where I want to build a school to encourage the next generation of engineers and inventors. The Sun (2008)A group of enthusiastic young inventors have seen their practical, bold and downright wacky ideas come to life, thanks to an inspiring project. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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Translations for 'inventor'
British English: inventor /ɪnˈvɛntə/ NOUN
An inventor is a person who has invented something, or whose job is to invent things.
...the inventor of the telephone.
- American English: inventor
- Arabic: مُخْتَرِعٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: inventor
- Chinese: 发明者
- Croatian: izumitelj
- Czech: vynálezce
- Danish: opfinder
- Dutch: uitvinder
- European Spanish: inventor
- Finnish: keksijä
- French: inventeur
- German: Erfinder
- Greek: εφευρέτης
- Italian: inventore
- Japanese: 発明者
- Korean: 발명가
- Norwegian: oppfinner
- Polish: wynalazca
- European Portuguese: inventor
- Romanian: inventator
- Russian: изобретатель
- Spanish: inventor
- Swedish: uppfinnare
- Thai: ผู้ประดิษฐ์
- Turkish: mucit
- Ukrainian: винахідник
- Vietnamese: người phát minh
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