What does built mean?

Definitions for built
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Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word built.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. built, reinforced(adj)

    (used of soaps or cleaning agents) having a substance (an abrasive or filler) added to increase effectiveness

    "the built liquid detergents"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Built

    of Build

  2. Built(noun)

    shape; build; form of structure; as, the built of a ship

  3. Built(adj)

    formed; shaped; constructed; made; -- often used in composition and preceded by the word denoting the form; as, frigate-built, clipper-built, etc

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. built

    A prefix to denote the construction of a vessel, as carvel or clinker-built, bluff-built, frigate-built, sharp-built, &c.; English, French, or American built, &c.

Editors Contribution

  1. built

    Constructed or formed.

    The house was built with beautiful materials that caused it to look like it sits perfectly within the hillside.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 22, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'built' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #776

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'built' in Written Corpus Frequency: #942

How to pronounce built?

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How to say built in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of built in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of built in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of built in a Sentence

  1. Emmanuel Macron:

    These allied forces that together freed us from the German yoke, and from tyranny, are the same ones that were able to build the existing multilateral structures after World War Two, we must not repeat history, and remind ourselves what was built on the basis of the war.

  2. Donald Trump:

    If you look back, everybody, most of the Democrats, they desperately wanted the wall built. They liked the concept of a wall, but they couldn't get it built. You know one of the reasons they couldn't build it? The environmental impact statements. They couldn't get through because of the environment. Well, that's what I'm the king of -- I can get things built for half-cost, for one-fourth cost, and it'll be better.

  3. Gyorgy Balint:

    The secret is that there are many people who in their entire life have this genetically built-in need to work, that they have to do something useful, for a gardener, every day a flower blooms, a seed starts to grow, and a tomato ripens.

  4. Ben Jones:

    Slavery, it ain't like it was a Southern sin, it was a national American sin. It built Wall Street and the American economy.

  5. Bertrand Piccard:

    Our airplane has not been built to carry passengers but to convey a message.

Images & Illustrations of built

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