construction

constructions

Substantiv
construction
  • "she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons"

Synonymer

construction
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the act of constructing or building something
  • "during the construction we had to take a detour"
construction
the commercial activity involved in constructing buildings
  • "their main business is home construction"

Synonymer

a group of words that form a constituent of a sentence and are considered as a single unit
  • "I concluded from his awkward constructions that he was a foreigner"

Synonymer

an interpretation of a text or action
  • "they put an unsympathetic construction on his conduct"

Synonymer

matematik
drawing a figure satisfying certain conditions as part of solving a problem or proving a theorem
  • "the assignment was to make a construction that could be used in proving the Pythagorean theorem"