What does built mean?

Definitions for built
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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. Molly Forgey:

    ?Jacky built a career as a computer programmer and software developer for major companies in Southern Nevada, and she used those tech skills to continue her career as an independent consultant, an independent consultant operates a business, and it’s absurd for Senator Heller to insinuate otherwise.

  2. Luke Popovich:

    This plan is all pain and no gain, that's why state leaders across the country are coming to the same conclusion -- that we should not sacrifice our power system to an unworkable plan built on a faulty interpretation of the law.

  3. Michael Pregent:

    The force to retake Mosul hasn't been built yet – we can not take it back with Peshmerga and Christian forces and we certainly can not take it back with Shia militias.

  4. Jared Leto:

    I take computers practically apart and put them back together. I have a supercomputer I built over the years out of different computers.

  5. Hubert Nienhoff:

    Look at the ancient Greek and Roman stadiums -- they're very much in the middle of the city, but in the last 50 years, Moses Mabhiba Stadium became something that was not really integrated, they were built outside the cities. They were for people who went there perhaps once a week for an event.

Images & Illustrations of built

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    pleasing in appearance especially by reason of conformity to ideals of form and proportion
    • A. handsome
    • B. dependable
    • C. witless
    • D. blistering

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