construct construct  /kən ˈstrəkt/


  1. (n) an abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances
  2. (v) make by combining materials and parts
  3. (v) put together out of artificial or natural components or parts
  4. (v) draw with suitable instruments and under specified conditions
  5. (v) create by linking linguistic units
  6. (v) create by organizing and linking ideas, arguments, or concepts
  7. (v) reassemble mentally


  1. Church youth help Straight Street Restoration Center

    Jackson Walker, Stratton Douglas and Dillon Hampton, members of the youth group of Fellowship Bible Church, recently helped construct a deck for Straight Street Restoration Center near Redwater, Texas, as part of a weeklong mission project.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Texarkana Gazette

  2. Saratoga Stampede 19U baseball team cruises to 7-0 win over Blanchard

    SARATOGA SPRINGS — It would take plenty of effort to construct a more chaotic start to the summer baseball season than the one the Saratoga 19U Stampede has endured. With one forfeit win and two ties heading into Saturday, the squad had plenty of reason to be shaking their heads.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Saratogian

  3. CONSTRUCT 2013 Opens Attendee Online Registration

    Online registration is now open for the 2013 CONSTRUCT show, taking place September 24-27, at the Music City Center in Nashville, Tennessee USA. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb


  1. "I try to write my books so the reader can't put them down," Sheldon explained in a 1982 interview. "I try to construct them so when the reader gets to the end of a chapter, he or she has to read just one more chapter. It's the technique of...
    on Jan 30, 2007 By: Sidney Sheldon Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. Despite the obvious benefits of nuclear energy, "we have not broken ground on a single nuclear plant in over thirty years. And our manufacturing base to even construct these plants is almost gone. China, Russia, and India are all planning to build...
    on Jun 19, 2008 By: John McCain Source: Times of India

  3. "Talking with both of them has really opened up another door with me on the clay court," Ginepri said. "Before, I really had no clue how to construct points or what type of shots to hit when I was in trouble or how to serve, what sets up...
    on May 31, 2008 By: Robby Ginepri Source: ESPN

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