Synonyms for construction:
mechanical, causality, enucleation, causation, elicitation, complementation, concord, structural, premises, organization, fortification, conjugate, engineering, ellipsis, infill, decipherment, comparison, the built environment, underpin, passivize, deep structure, surface structure, redevelop, cohesion, synthesis.
decline, collocate, clarification, collocation, inflect, explication, inflection, assembly, reinforce, recreation, cultivation, masonry, interpretation, clause, pointing, modify, fact, elucidation, folly, roofing, declension.
Other synonyms and related words:
collocate, determination, twisting, spin, fortification, exegesis, cultivation, synthesis, turn of events, develop, conjugate, structural, expression, recreation, bend, social organization, plait, pull, figure, bodily structure, grammatical construction, illumination, exposition, complementation, body structure, social structure, organization, masonry, winding, declension, coherence, look, causality, fact, explanation, formula, twist, reflection, clarification, texture, installation, block, interpretation, wind, twirl, infill, monolith, comparison, manifestation, braid, clause, kink, lay, reading, gimmick, redevelop, form, inflection, tress, reflexion, locution, engineering, mental synthesis, elucidation, concord, modify, complex body part, explication, elicitation, eddy, device, face, causation, format, social system, collocation, whirl, cohesion, qualify, enucleation, turn, crook, roofing, assemblage, anatomical structure, facial expression, illustration, aspect, saying, reconstruction, folly, assembly, wrench, decipherment.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
creation, building (noun)
edifice, invention, fabric, makeup, format, architecture, composition, assembly, figure, manufacture, making, structure, arrangement, shape, origination, constitution, fabrication, conception, development, form, turn, formation.
Usage examples for construction:
- I want to beat Andy Foger's car worse than I did on my motor- cycle, and I also want to win a prize," and the lad proceeded to relate the incidents leading up to his construction of the storage battery. - "Tom Swift and his Electric Runabout or, The Speediest Car on the Road", Victor Appleton.
- The terms of our Constitutions are not such as necessarily to demand the construction which has been generally given them by the courts. - "The American Judiciary", Simeon E. Baldwin, LLD.