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tr.v. con·struct·ed, con·struct·ing, con·structs
1. To form by assembling or combining parts; build.
2. To create (an argument or a sentence, for example) by systematically arranging ideas or terms.
3. Mathematics To draw (a geometric figure) that meets specific requirements.
n. (kŏn′strŭkt′)
1. Something formed or constructed from parts.
a. A concept, model, or schematic idea: a theoretical construct of the atom.
b. A concrete image or idea: "[He] began to shift focus from the haunted constructs of terror in his early work" (Stephen Koch).

[Latin cōnstruere, cōnstrūct- : com-, com- + struere, to pile up; see ster- in Indo-European roots.]

con·struct′i·ble adj.
con·struc′tor, con·struct′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.constructor - someone who contracts for and supervises construction (as of a building)
boatbuilder - a person who builds boats
contractor - someone (a person or firm) who contracts to build things
contractor - (law) a party to a contract
homebuilder, home-builder, housebuilder, house-builder - someone who builds houses as a business
jerry-builder - someone who builds cheap buildings out of poor materials on speculation for a quick profit
road builder - someone whose business is to build roads
ship builder, shipbuilder - a person who builds ships as a business


or constructer
A person or business that makes or builds something:
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[kənˈstrʌktəʳ] Nconstructor m


[kənˈstrʌktər] n [machine, vehicle] → constructeur/trice m/f


(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.
References in classic literature ?
As an inventor and constructor of machines I know that to be true.
Had the ingenuity of the constructors of the projectile obtained any happy result?
Since its acquisition by The Constructor Group two years ago, the existing PSS product range has been assessed and additional products will now be offered to its customers.
The constructor from the ministry was said that membrane a part used in the water filtration plant would be American whereas, the constructor of the view that American membrane is sub-standard and Hollands or Germanys membrane would be used.
The American Subcontractors Association (ASA) and the Foundation of ASA (FASA) have taken support of the professional constructor to a new level.
As a crossword puzzle constructor, Daniel Stark belongs to one of the world's smallest occupations.
Trimble has completed its Spectra Precision optical line of constructor total stations with the inclusion of the Constructor 55 which offers onboard data storage.
This new version release of InVivo Analyzer Suite takes advantage of the fast acquisition tools of InVivo, the advanced analytical capabilities of Image-Pro Analyzer and the sophisticated 3D rendering features of 3D Constructor.
PDF Constructor was designed for companies and organizations that need to produce dynamic personalized documents for Web or print, including letters, forms, statements, brochures, catalogs, business cards, and stationery.
During the last 12 months, VaST has delivered a family of tools with "constructor" capability, including platform constructor technology (PCT) within CoMET, which enables users to quickly configure an entire virtual system prototype, and Peripheral Device Builder (PDB), which automates the creation of peripheral device models.
PDB complements VaST's Platform Constructor Tool (PCT) and now enables our customers to build peripheral devices and then rapidly integrate them directly into platforms.
NGRAIN Corporation, a leading developer of interactive 3D visualization and simulation software tools, today announced significant customer-driven advancements in its software development kit (SDK) NGRAIN(R) Constructor 3.