Definition of Construction


  • the commercial activity involved in repairing old structures or constructing new ones
    "their main business is home construction"
    "workers in the building trades"
  • an interpretation of a text or action
    "they put an unsympathetic construction on his conduct"
  • 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"
  • 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"
  • the creation of a construct
    the process of combining ideas into a congruous object of thought
    - mental synthesis
  • 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"
    - grammatical construction
  • the act of constructing something
    "during the construction we had to take a detour"
    "his hobby was the building of boats"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Construction

  • Scrabble® score of the construction (16)
  • Word Chums® score of the construction (25)
  • Words With Friends® score of the construction (21)

Unscramble construction

576 unscramble word found using the letters construction.

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