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Synonym of Construction

Construction Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

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Synonyms and related words:
acronym, acrostic, adjectival phrase, anatomy, architectonics, architecture, arrangement, assemblage, assembly, avyayibhava, back formation, build, building, buildup, casting, clause, clipped word, combination, composition, compound, conformation, conjugate, constitution, construct, conversion, crafting, craftsmanship, creation, cultivation, definition, description, design, devising, diagnosis, dvandva, dvigu, edifice, elaboration, embodiment, endocentric compound, erection, establishment, exegesis, exocentric compound, explanation, explication, expose, exposition, expression, extraction, fabric, fabrication, fashion, fashioning, forging, form, format, formation, forming, formulation, frame, framing, getup, growing, handicraft, handiwork, harvesting, headed group, house, idiom, idiotism, incorporation, interpretation, junction, locution, machining, make, makeup, making, manner of speaking, manufacture, manufacturing, meaning, milling, mining, mixture, mold, molding, noun phrase, organic structure, organism, organization, packaged house, paragraph, paronym, pattern, patterning, peculiar expression, period, phrasal idiom, phrase, physique, piecing together, pile, plan, prefab, prefabrication, preparation, processing, producing, production, putting together, pyramid, raising, reading, refining, sentence, set phrase, setup, shape, shaping, skyscraper, smelting, spoonerism, standard phrase, structure, structuring, superstructure, syneresis, syntactic structure, synthesis, tatpurusha, tectonics, term, texture, tissue, tower, turn of expression, turn of phrase, usage, utterance, verb complex, verb phrase, verbalism, warp and woof, way of seeing, way of speaking, weave, web, word form, word-group, workmanship,


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WordNet 2.0

1. the act of constructing or building something; "during the construction we had to take a detour"; "his hobby was the building of boats"
(synonym) building
(hypernym) creating from raw materials
(hyponym) crenelation, crenellation
(derivation) construct, build, make
(class) reface
2. the commercial activity involved in constructing buildings; "their main business is home construction"; "workers in the building trades"
(synonym) building
(hypernym) commercial enterprise, business enterprise, business
(hyponym) jerry-building
(part-meronym) masonry
3. a thing constructed; a complex construction or entity; "the structure consisted of a series of arches"; "she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons"
(synonym) structure
(hypernym) artifact, artefact
(hyponym) airdock, hangar, repair shed
(part-meronym) foundation, base, fundament, foot, groundwork, substructure, understructure
4. 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"
(synonym) grammatical construction, expression
(antonym) misconstruction
(hypernym) constituent, grammatical constituent
(hyponym) adjunct
5. the creation of a construct; the process of combining ideas into a congruous object of thought
(synonym) mental synthesis
(hypernym) thinking, thought, cerebration, intellection, mentation
(hyponym) crystallization
6. an interpretation of a text or action; "they put an unsympathetic construction on his conduct"
(synonym) twist
(hypernym) interpretation
7. 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"
(hypernym) mathematical process, mathematical operation, operation
(hyponym) quadrature
(derivation) construct

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