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Synonyms for construct
kənˈstrʌkt; ˈkɒn strʌktcon·struct

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Wiktionary2.6 / 7 votes

  1. constructnoun

    Synonyms:
    concept, notion, form, put together, assemble, make, build, idea, model, representation

    Antonyms:
    take apart, disassemble, destroy, dismantle

  2. constructverb

    To build or form (something) by assembling parts.

    We constructed the radio from spares.

    Synonyms:
    idea, build, form, make, assemble, put together, model, concept, representation, notion

    Antonyms:
    destroy, disassemble, take apart, dismantle

  3. constructverb

    Similarly, to build (a sentence or an argument) by arranging words or ideas.

    A sentence may be constructed with a subject, verb and object.

    Synonyms:
    assemble, make, build, put together, form, model, idea, concept, notion, representation

    Antonyms:
    dismantle, take apart, destroy, disassemble

  4. constructverb

    To draw (a geometric figure) by following precise specifications and using geometric tools and techniques.

    Construct a circle that touches each vertex of the given triangle.

    Synonyms:
    assemble, put together, make, form, build

    Antonyms:
    disassemble, destroy, dismantle, take apart

English Synonyms and Antonyms5.0 / 1 vote

  1. construct

    Make is essentially causative; to the idea of cause all its various senses may be traced (compare synonyms for CAUSE). To make is to cause to exist, or to cause to exist in a certain form or in certain relations; the word thus includes the idea of create, as in Gen. i, 31, "And God saw everything that he had made, and, behold, it was very good." Make includes also the idea of compose, constitute; as, the parts make up the whole. Similarly, to cause a voluntary agent to do a certain act is to make him do it, or compel him to do it, compel fixing the attention more on the process, make on the accomplished fact. Compare COMPEL; DO; INFLUENCE; (make better) AMEND; (make haste) QUICKEN; (make known) ANNOUNCE; AVOW; CONFESS; (make prisoner) ARREST; (make up) ADD; (make void) CANCEL.

    See synonyms for ABOLISH; BREAK; DEMOLISH.

    Synonyms:
    become, bring about, bring into being, bring to pass, cause, compel, compose, constitute, constrain, create, do, effect, establish, execute, fabricate, fashion, force, frame, get, make, make out, make up, manufacture, occasion, perform, reach, render, require, shape

    Preposition:
    Make of, out of, or from certain materials, into a certain form, for a certain purpose or person; made with hands, by hand; made by a prisoner, with a jack-knife.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. construct

    Synonyms:
    compose, build, fabricate, form, erect, invent, frame

    Antonyms:
    derange, destroy, demolish, overthrow

Princeton's WordNet3.0 / 2 votes

  1. concept, conception, constructverb

    an abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances

    Synonyms:
    excogitation, innovation, concept, creation, design, invention, conception

  2. construct, build, makeverb

    make by combining materials and parts

    "this little pig made his house out of straw"; "Some eccentric constructed an electric brassiere warmer"

    Synonyms:
    earn, create, take in, pass water, piddle, relieve oneself, score, lay down, pull in, progress to, prepare, get, stool, build up, hit, arrive at, cook, cause, attain, fix, establish, seduce, ramp up, urinate, progress, puddle, reach, fabricate, have, pee-pee, pretend, shit, make, pee, get to, throw, retrace, form, gain, micturate, take a shit, reconstruct, realise, work, do, give, crap, manufacture, induce, take a leak, hold, work up, make water, ca-ca, spend a penny, wee, produce, nominate, wee-wee, ready, piss, name, make believe, take a crap, draw, bring in, defecate, clear, constitute, take, realize, stimulate, make up, build

  3. manufacture, fabricate, constructverb

    put together out of artificial or natural components or parts

    "the company fabricates plastic chairs"; "They manufacture small toys"; He manufactured a popular cereal"

    Synonyms:
    make up, reconstruct, make, cook up, build, invent, retrace, fabricate, manufacture

  4. constructverb

    draw with suitable instruments and under specified conditions

    "construct an equilateral triangle"

    Synonyms:
    retrace, build, manufacture, make, fabricate, reconstruct

  5. constructverb

    create by linking linguistic units

    "construct a sentence"; "construct a paragraph"

    Synonyms:
    retrace, build, manufacture, make, fabricate, reconstruct

  6. constructverb

    create by organizing and linking ideas, arguments, or concepts

    "construct a proof"; "construct an argument"

    Synonyms:
    retrace, build, manufacture, make, fabricate, reconstruct

  7. reconstruct, construct, retraceverb

    reassemble mentally

    "reconstruct the events of 20 years ago"

    Synonyms:
    restore, rebuild, trace, manufacture, make, redo, retrace, build, reconstruct, fabricate, remodel

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. constructverb

    Synonyms:
    fabricate, build, erect, raise, set up, put together

  2. constructverb

    Synonyms:
    organize, institute, arrange, make, form, frame

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "construct":

    build, construction, building, constructing, constructed, built, vector, erect

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How to use construct in a sentence?

  1. Greg Peters:

    We are in this slow-growth world, The U.S. looks solid relative to everyone else, but the global construct is slowing. That serves as a cap for growth here in the U.S. and inflation is the same story. If anything, the bias is for disinflation and deflation instead of inflation.

  2. Raul Romeva:

    We have a golden opportunity to design and construct a modern state which belongs to the 21st century, which is exemplary and able to defeat wrongdoing and corruption.

  3. Edgar Allan Poe:

    It may well be doubted whether human ingenuity can construct an enigma... which human ingenuity may not, by proper application, resolve.

  4. Carmine Marceno.An:

    Detectives also learned that students were attempting to learn how to construct pipe bombs and how to purchase firearms on the black market.

  5. Eric Holder:

    SB 1 is an appalling, anti-democracy effort by Texas Republicans to construct barriers to voting for people they believe will not support them, what makes this bill and Texas Republicans are pushing across the country even more un-American is Texas Republicans are using the' Big Lie' about the 2020 election as a pretext to support them. The reality is that these bills have nothing to do with election integrity or security, but rather are discriminatory measures making it harder for all people to vote. These bills will have a disproportionate impact on communities of color.


Translations for construct

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  • بناءArabic
  • сканструяваць, будаваць, пабудаваць, канструявацьBelarusian
  • строя, построявам, градя, конструкция, концепция, съставямBulgarian
  • konstruovat, sestrojit, sestavitCzech
  • konstruere, byggeDanish
  • bauen, konstruierenGerman
  • konstruiEsperanto
  • construirSpanish
  • koostama, ehitamaEstonian
  • ساختمان, ساختن, سازهPersian
  • rakentaaFinnish
  • construction, construireFrench
  • קומפוזיציה, דגם, קונסטרוקציה, הרכיב, מודל, מבנה, בנהHebrew
  • սարքել, կառուցել, շինելArmenian
  • costruireItalian
  • 建てる, 建設, コンストラクト, 概念, 築くJapanese
  • konstruereNorwegian
  • skonstruować, konstruować, budować, zbudowaćPolish
  • construir, montagem, montar, constructoPortuguese
  • construiRomanian
  • построить, сконструировать, строить, составить, конструировать, констру́кция, концепция, составлятьRussian
  • konstrueraSwedish
  • будувати, збудувати, конструювати, зконструюватиUkrainian

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