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Meaning & Definition of Build in English

English

Build

/bɪld/

noun

1. Constitution of the human body

    synonym:
  • physique
  • ,
  • build
  • ,
  • body-build
  • ,
  • habitus

2. Alternative names for the body of a human being

  • "Leonardo studied the human body"
  • "He has a strong physique"
  • "The spirit is willing but the flesh is weak"
    synonym:
  • human body
  • ,
  • physical body
  • ,
  • material body
  • ,
  • soma
  • ,
  • build
  • ,
  • figure
  • ,
  • physique
  • ,
  • anatomy
  • ,
  • shape
  • ,
  • bod
  • ,
  • chassis
  • ,
  • frame
  • ,
  • form
  • ,
  • flesh

verb

1. Make by combining materials and parts

  • "This little pig made his house out of straw"
  • "Some eccentric constructed an electric brassiere warmer"
    synonym:
  • construct
  • ,
  • build
  • ,
  • make

2. Form or accumulate steadily

  • "Resistance to the manager's plan built up quickly"
  • "Pressure is building up at the indian-pakistani border"
    synonym:
  • build up
  • ,
  • work up
  • ,
  • build
  • ,
  • progress

3. Build or establish something abstract

  • "Build a reputation"
    synonym:
  • build
  • ,
  • establish

4. Improve the cleansing action of

  • "Build detergents"
    synonym:
  • build

5. Order, supervise, or finance the construction of

  • "The government is building new schools in this state"
    synonym:
  • build

6. Give form to, according to a plan

  • "Build a modern nation"
  • "Build a million-dollar business"
    synonym:
  • build

7. Be engaged in building

  • "These architects build in interesting and new styles"
    synonym:
  • build

8. Found or ground

  • "Build a defense on nothing but the accused person's reputation"
    synonym:
  • build

9. Bolster or strengthen

  • "We worked up courage"
  • "Build up confidence"
  • "Ramp up security in the airports"
    synonym:
  • build up
  • ,
  • work up
  • ,
  • build
  • ,
  • ramp up

10. Develop and grow

  • "Suspense was building right from the beginning of the opera"
    synonym:
  • build

Examples of using

You can build a camera obscura with a shoe box.
You can build a pinhole camera with a shoe box.
It's the first time I build a wall.