French translation of built
past tense of verb, past participle of verb
- of build
Example Sentences Including 'built'
They arrived at the strange palace built in the middle of the last century by another English eccentric.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
I was weak from the insufferable heat which had built through the day.A DARKENING STAIN (2002)
My first orphanage was built in the middle of the nineteenth century.CHAMELEON (2002)
Trends of 'built'
View usage over:
- [of person]
charpente fof medium build
de corpulence moyenne
Word forms: past tense past participle built (ˈbɪlt)
- [house, machine]
⇒ They're going to build houses here.
On va construire des maisons ici.
- (= create)
to build sth into sth (wall, ceiling)
encastrer qch dans qch(= make part of) (policy, system, product)
intégrer qch dans qch
Example Sentences Including 'build'
I'll say this for the Victorians; they really knew how to build things to last.KICK BACK (2002)
Meanwhile, he was determined to build on the good impression he seemed to have made on the super yesterday.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
Empires to build , new worlds to conquer - you know how it is.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
Translation of built from the Collins English to French Dictionary
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.