What does build on mean?

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build on

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. repose on, rest on, build on, build upon(verb)

    be based on; of theories and claims, for example

    "What's this new evidence based on?"


  1. build on(Verb)

    to add additional components to a previously constructed framework or device so that additional or improved functionality is obtained or created

How to pronounce build on?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say build on in sign language?

  1. buildon


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of build on in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of build on in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of build on in a Sentence

  1. Tiger Woods:

    Hes driving it 330 yards in the middle of the fairway. Hes got 9-irons when most of us are hitting 5-irons, 4-irons, and hes putting well, that adds up to a pretty substantial lead, and if he keeps doing what hes doing, theres no reason why he cant build on this lead.

  2. Hillary Clinton:

    We have to be focused on doing everything we can to build on the progress that President Obama has made, it will not surprise you to hear me say that I was deeply honored when he asked me to be secretary of state. We were partners and we became friends. And I know how hard he worked against implacable hostility at every single turn.

  3. Tom Rothman:

    I have had the pleasure of working closely with the exceptionally talented teams at SPE for the past year, and I am excited to build on those relationships in this new role, i want to thank Michael and Amy for their support ever since I came to the lot with TriStar.

  4. Pierre Bourdage:

    With this agreement, we hope to build on our MS experience with small molecules and complex generics and ultimately provide patients with expanded access to a (disease-modifying treatment) that healthcare systems may otherwise not be able to provide.

  5. State John Kerry:

    The ISSG will formally come together to build on what we did with the Russians in terms of this agreement and to talk about all kinds of things, ranging from duration, to enforcement to the political process.

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