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Synonyms for construction

Synonyms for (noun) construction

Synonyms: construction Definition: drawing a figure satisfying certain conditions as part of solving a problem or proving a theorem Usage: the assignment was to make a construction that could be used in proving the Pythagorean theorem

Similar words: operation, mathematical operation, mathematical process Definition: (mathematics) calculation by mathematical methods Usage: the problems at the end of the chapter demonstrated the mathematical processes involved in the derivation; they were learning the basic operations of arithmetic

Synonyms: building, construction Definition: the act of constructing something Usage: during the construction we had to take a detour; his hobby was the building of boats

Similar words: creating from raw materials Definition: the act of creating something that is different from the materials that went into it

Synonyms: building, construction Definition: the commercial activity involved in repairing old structures or constructing new ones Usage: their main business is home construction; workers in the building trades

Similar words: commercial enterprise, business, business enterprise Definition: the activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects Usage: computers are now widely used in business

Synonyms: structure, construction Definition: a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts Usage: the structure consisted of a series of arches; she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons

Similar words: artefact, artifact Definition: a man-made object taken as a whole

Synonyms: mental synthesis, construction Definition: the creation of a construct; the process of combining ideas into a congruous object of thought

Similar words: intellection, thinking, thought, thought process, cerebration, mentation Definition: the process of using your mind to consider something carefully Usage: thinking always made him frown; she paused for thought

Synonyms: grammatical construction, construction, expression Definition: a group of words that form a constituent of a sentence and are considered as a single unit Usage: I concluded from his awkward constructions that he was a foreigner

Similar words: constituent, grammatical constituent Definition: (grammar) a word or phrase or clause forming part of a larger grammatical construction

Synonyms: twist, construction Definition: an interpretation of a text or action Usage: they put an unsympathetic construction on his conduct

Similar words: interpretation Definition: an explanation that results from interpreting something Usage: the report included his interpretation of the forensic evidence