construction worker

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: worker - a worker skilled in building offices or dwellings worker - a worker skilled in building offices or dwellings etc.
artisan, journeyman, artificer, craftsman - a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft
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(kənˈstrakt) verb
to build; to put together. They are planning to construct a new supermarket near our house; Construct a sentence containing `although'.
conˈstruction (-ʃən) noun
1. (a way of) constructing or putting together. The bridge is still under construction.
2. something built. That construction won't last long.
conˈstructive (-tiv) adjective
helpful; having to do with making, not with destroying. Constructive criticism tells you both what is wrong and also what to do about it.
conˈstructively adverb
conˈstructor noun
a person who constructs. a constructor of bridges.
construction site
a building site.
construction worker
a builder.
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"By requiring that all construction workers are housed in accommodation built and managed by TRSDC, we are making every effort to ensure that we become the benchmark for construction worker accommodation in the region and in the industry as whole," stated Williamson.
ISTANBUL, July 15 (KUNA) -- One construction worker was killed and two others wounded when a roadside bomb exploded in Turkey's eastern province of Sirnak, Anadolu news agency reported Monday.
Tragedy struck a construction site in Sampaloc, Manila Sunday morning when a tower crane's cable that was hoisting a cement-filled bucket snapped and crushed a construction worker to death.
After another New York City construction worker died on the job, NYC Council Member Robert E.
Police identified the victim as Cherrie Rodriguez Penaflor, a construction worker residing in Purok 9, Lunikad Compound, Ma-a.
Setara Begum, 40, a construction worker, who lives with her husband and a daughter in a tiny house at Gabindapur of Sanir Akhra in the capital, has been suffering from acute respiratory problem for the last 10 years, reports BSS.
Muscat: A construction worker was seriously injured after a wall collapsed on him, the Public Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulance (PACDA) has announced.
Preliminary findings of the Hamburg Construction Worker Study.
Separately, a construction worker died when he touched the live wires of power transmission line in Chuharkhel.
Washington, DC, July 06, 2015 --( The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "We pride ourselves for being one of the nation's top ranked sources for mesothelioma compensation, especially if the worker was exposed to asbestos as a construction worker, plumber, electrician, welder, roofer, or drywall installer.
A collapsed scaffolding in Al Qusais, Dubai caused the death of one construction worker and critically injured two more.

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