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construction

construction as in the act of constructing something
  • "during the construction we had to take a detour"
  • "his hobby was the building of boats"

Synonyms

  • buildinga structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place; the act of constructing something; the commercial activity involved in repairing old structures or constructing new ones; the occupants of a building
construction as in 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"

Synonyms

  • grammatical constructiona group of words that form a constituent of a sentence and are considered as a single unit
  • expressionthe feelings expressed on a person's face; expression without words; the communication (in speech or writing) of your beliefs or opinions; a word or phrase that particular people use in particular situations; the style of expressing yourself; a group of symbols that make a mathematical statement ; (genetics) the process of expressing a gene ; a group of words that form a constituent of a sentence and are considered as a single unit; the act of forcing something out by squeezing or pressing
construction as in the creation of a construct
  • "the process of combining ideas into a congruous object of thought"

Synonyms

  • mental synthesisthe creation of a construct
construction as in a thing constructed
  • "a complex entity constructed of many parts"
  • "the structure consisted of a series of arches"
  • "she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons"

Synonyms

  • structuregive a structure to; a thing constructed; the manner of construction of something and the arrangement of its parts; the complex composition of knowledge as elements and their combinations; a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing and its construction and arrangement; the people in a society considered as a system organized by a characteristic pattern of relationships
construction as in 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"
construction as in an interpretation of a text or action
  • "they put an unsympathetic construction on his conduct"

Synonyms

  • twistto move in a twisting or contorted motion, (especially when struggling); cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form; turn in the opposite direction; form into a spiral shape; form into twists; extend in curves and turns; do the twist ; twist or pull violently or suddenly, especially so as to remove (something) from that to which it is attached or from where it originates; practice sophistry; twist suddenly so as to sprain; an unforeseen development; an interpretation of a text or action; any clever maneuver; the act of rotating rapidly; a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments; a sharp bend in a line produced when a line having a loop is pulled tight ; a circular segment of a curve; a miniature whirlpool or whirlwind resulting when the current of a fluid doubles back on itself ; a jerky pulling movement ; a hairdo formed by braiding or twisting the hair ; social dancing in which couples vigorously twist their hips and arms in time to the music; the act of winding or twisting; turning or twisting around (in place)
construction as in the commercial activity involved in repairing old structures or constructing new ones
  • "their main business is home construction"
  • "workers in the building trades"

Synonyms

  • buildinga structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place; the act of constructing something; the commercial activity involved in repairing old structures or constructing new ones; the occupants of a building