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  • EN [ kənˈstrʌkʃn]
  • US [ kənˈstrʌkʃn]

English definition


  • 1. the act of constructing or building something;

    • "during the construction we had to take a detour"
    • "his hobby was the building of boats"
  • 2. the commercial activity involved in constructing buildings;

    • "their main business is home construction"
    • "workers in the building trades"
  • 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"
  • 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"
  • 5. the creation of a construct; the process of combining ideas into a congruous object of thought

  • 6. an interpretation of a text or action;

    • "they put an unsympathetic construction on his conduct"
  • 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"

Example sentences

  • They are going to tender for the construction of a new motorway.

  • Small residential areas have become a priority with the Ministry of Construction.

  • Capital construction is under way at several gas fields.

  • This sentence bears no other construction.

  • A new upsurge in construction is in the making.

  • Construction will begin as soon as preparations are completed.

  • London Bridge is an important construction in Britain.

  • The construction of that big building is completed.

  • The new railway is under construction.

  • This is a fine construction.

  • A new railway is under construction.

  • A $ 75 M contract has been awarded to Swedish construction firm.

  • Heavy snow hindered construction work.

  • Cracks and leaks are signs of poor construction in a house.

  • Please do not put a wrong construction on her action.

  • He works in construction.

  • Construction Site. No Admittance.

  • The construction site was a hive of activity.

  • Contractors winning construction jobs had to kick back 2 per cent of the contract price to the mafia.

  • She quickly blocked out a sketch of the construction site.

  • China needs the services of as many intellectuals as possible for the task of socialist construction.

  • The new dam is a major construction project, funded by the government.

  • In this sentence the writer uses an illegal construction.

  • The construction industry is no longer as depressed as it was.

  • The most important trees were tagged to protect them from being damaged by construction machinery.

  • With the exception of teak, this is the finest wood for boat construction.

  • Many Bangladeshis were employed in the construction or fishing industries.

  • He is held in high esteem by colleagues in the construction industry.

  • The Russian government had called a halt to the construction of a new project in the Rostov region.


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