Synonym: build, create, form, make, manufacture. Antonym: demolish, destroy, ruin, smash. Similar words: construction, constructing, instruct, instructor, instruction, instructional, structure, structural. Meaning: [kən'strʌkt] n. an abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances. v. 1. make by combining materials and parts 2. put together out of components or parts 3. draw with suitable instruments and under specified conditions 4. create by linking linguistic units 5. create by organizing and linking ideas, arguments, or concepts 6. reassemble mentally.

1. Use your protractor to

*construct*an equilateral triangle.2. Students need the ability to

*construct*a logical argument.3. There are plans to

*construct*a new road bridge across the river.4. To acquire the habit of reading is to

*construct*for yourself a refuge from almost all the miseries of life. W. Somerset Maugham5. Let's

*construct*a square on this line.6. It's difficult to

*construct*a narrative out of a series of fast-moving events.7. The data will enable us to

*construct*a profile of the firm's customers.8. Police officers are trying to

*construct*the timescale of events leading up to the murder.9. Now they can

*construct*tunnel systems without hindrance.10. It is proverbially easier to destroy than to

*construct*.11. You must learn how to

*construct*a logical argument.12. Tutors can

*construct*tests appropriate to individual students' needs.13.

*Construct*a square with sides of 5cm.14. Any attempt to

*construct*an ideal society is foredoomed to failure.15. There they

*construct*a small royal cell.16.

*Construct*a square with 2-inch-long sides.17. Through actions like these, children discover and

*construct*their knowledge of sand.18. A mental

*construct*arising from a misapprehension of the relationship between the crofter and his land.19. Such networks are relatively easy to

*construct*because they require fewer nodes and interconnects than other networks.20. Two raising gangs were working separately to

*construct*the next two floors of the steel skeleton.21.

*Construct*the nonsense words to fit what you know to be the specific difficulties of the pupils.22. His reputation as an eccentric is largely a media

*construct*.23. Bonny Hicks appeared to me to be the paradigmatic example of an autonomous, free-choosing individual who decided early on to

*construct*a lifestyle congenial to her idiosyncratic sense of self-expression.24. Eliot is here making use of the most modern anthropologically based classical scholarship in order to

*construct*his own primitive play.25. It is therefore reasonable to expect children who live in the same or a similar environment to

*construct*similar physical knowledge.25. Wish you can benefit from our online sentence dictionary and make progress day by day!

26. How could quasi-independent microscopic cells collaborate to secrete a million glassy splinters and

*construct*such an intricate and beautiful lattice?27. It is precisely this anti-productive aspect of industrialism which is highlighted by the ethnological work

*construct*.28. The most recent example is an application by MacLeod Estates to

*construct*an 80 seater restaurant and exhibition centre at Glenbrittle.29. In recent years, the outage has been used to

*construct*or commission major capital projects to extend the plants' capability.30. Monotonic search is usually efficient in space, because the searcher does not have to

*construct*each state's representation from scratch.More similar words: construction, constructing, instruct, instructor, instruction, instructional, structure, structural, destruction, infrastructure, constraint, instrument, constant, demonstrate, struggle against, constitute, demonstration, constitution, constitutional, truck, non-stop, monster, struggle for, conduct, mainstream, CONS, consult, consist, consume, consent.