Synonyms of construct
1 buildDictionary • The boxes should be constructed from rough-sawn timber.
build • Developers are now proposing to build a hotel on the site.
design • We may be able to design a course to suit your particular needs.
raise • They raised a church in the shape of a boat.
fashion • The desk was fashioned out of oak.
shape • Like it or not, our families shape our lives.
engineer • Many of Kuwait's freeways were engineered by W. S. Atkins.
manufacture • The first three models are being manufactured at our factory in Manchester.
assemble • She was trying to assemble the bomb when it went off.
erect • Demonstrators have erected barricades in the roads.
fabricate • All the tools are fabricated from high-quality steel.
, knock down
, pull down
, tear down
2 createDictionary • You will find it difficult to construct a spending plan without first recording your outgoings.
create • He's creating a whole new language of painting
make • They now make cars at two plants in Europe.
form • The bowl was formed out of clay.
organize • We need someone to help organize our campaign.
compose • They agreed to form a council composed of leaders of the rival factions.
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assembleTo assemble something means to collect it together or to fit the different parts of it together.
• She was trying to assemble the bomb when it went off.
buildIf you build something, you make it by joining things together.
• Developers are now proposing to build a hotel on the site.
composeThe things that something is composed of are its parts or members. The separate things that compose something are the parts or members that form it.
• They agreed to form a council composed of leaders of the rival factions.
Thesaurus for construct from the Collins English Thesaurus
to put together substances or parts, esp systematically, in order to make or build (a building, bridge, etc); assemble