What does builder mean?

Definitions for builder
ˈbɪl dərbuilder

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. builder, detergent builder(noun)

    a substance added to soaps or detergents to increase their cleansing action

  2. builder(noun)

    a person who creates a business or who organizes and develops a country

    "empire builder"

  3. builder, constructor(noun)

    someone who contracts for and supervises construction (as of a building)


  1. builder(Noun)

    A person who builds or constructs things.

  2. builder(Noun)

    A bodybuilder.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Builder(noun)

    one who builds; one whose occupation is to build, as a carpenter, a shipwright, or a mason


  1. Builder

    Builder is a United States Navy occupational rating. A builder is responsible for the construction and repair of wood, concrete, and masonry structures. Their work can involve sheet rock, ceramic tile, or painting, while senior personnel deal with material estimates and labor projections. Builders also conduct the Navy's combat and disaster preparedness operations. The Builder's rating badge shows two traditional tools for construction - the carpenter's square and the plumb-bob. At the Master Chief Petty Officer level, Builder merges with the Engineering Aide and Steelworker ratings. At this level, they are referred to as a Master Chief Constructionman.

Editors Contribution

  1. builder

    A person with the accurate and specific ability, experience, skills, qualifications and training to build.

    The builder was truthful, honest, kind and helpful.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 24, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'builder' in Nouns Frequency: #1911

How to pronounce builder?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say builder in sign language?

  1. builder


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of builder in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of builder in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of builder in a Sentence

  1. Donald Trump:

    I’ve spoken a lot in recent days about the deplorable conditions in many of our inner cities, as a father, as a builder, as an American, it offends my sense of right and wrong to see anyone living in such conditions. The latest headlines on the 2016 elections from the biggest name in politics. See Latest Coverage.

  2. Engineer.AI:

    Builder.ai lets you make app without the knowledge of coding.

  3. Engineer.AI:

    A hosting platform was built first, which generated cash and we then used to cash to create the builder platform. ~ Engineer.ai CEO

  4. Engineer.AI:

    From building websites, apps and even wearables, Builder.ai can create almost anything. - Engineer.ai CEO

  5. Engineer.AI:

    We believe that everyone should be empowered to unlock their true potential in being a Builder, irrespective of what they know, what they have and what they are afraid of. In everything we do, we believe in pushing the boundaries of conventional thinking; to look at every problem differently and from the ground up.”

Images & Illustrations of builder

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