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Build vs. Built

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  • Build (verb)

    To form (something) by combining materials or parts.

  • Build (verb)

    To develop or give form to (something) according to a plan or process.

  • Build (verb)

    To increase or strengthen (something) by adding gradually to.

  • Build (verb)

    To establish a basis for (something).

  • Build (verb)

    To form by combining materials or parts.

  • Build (verb)

    To develop in magnitude or extent.

  • Build (verb)

    To construct (software) by compiling its source code.

  • Build (verb)

    To be converted into software by compilation, usually with minimal human intervention.

    "This code won't build any more. Have you made any changes?"

  • Build (noun)

    The physique of a human body; constitution or structure of a human body.

    "Rugby players are of sturdy build."

  • Build (noun)

    Any of various versions of a software product as it is being developed for release to users.

    "The computer company has introduced a new prototype build to beta testers."

  • Build (noun)

    Any structure, such as a building, statue, pool or forest, created by the player.

    "I made a build that looked like the Parthenon in that game."

  • Built (adjective)

    well-built, muscular or toned.

  • Built (noun)

    Shape; build; form of structure.

    "the built of a ship"

  • Built (verb)

    inflection of build||past|part

Wiktionary
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  • Build

    To erect or construct, as an edifice or fabric of any kind; to form by uniting materials into a regular structure; to fabricate; to make; to raise.

  • Build

    To raise or place on a foundation; to form, establish, or produce by using appropriate means.

  • Build

    To increase and strengthen; to increase the power and stability of; to settle, or establish, and preserve; - frequently with up; as, to build up one's constitution.

  • Build (verb)

    To exercise the art, or practice the business, of building.

  • Build (verb)

    To rest or depend, as on a foundation; to ground one's self or one's hopes or opinions upon something deemed reliable; to rely; as, to build on the opinions or advice of others.

  • Build (noun)

    Form or mode of construction; general figure; make; as, the build of a ship; a great build on a man.

  • Built (noun)

    Shape; build; form of structure; as, the built of a ship.

  • Built (adjective)

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

Webster Dictionary
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  • Build (noun)

    constitution of the human body

  • Build (noun)

    alternative names for the body of a human being;

    "Leonardo studied the human body"

    "he has a strong physique"

    "the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak"

  • Build (verb)

    make by combining materials and parts;

    "this little pig made his house out of straw"

    "Some eccentric constructed an electric brassiere warmer"

  • Build (verb)

    form or accumulate steadily;

    "Resistance to the manager's plan built up quickly"

    "Pressure is building up at the Indian-Pakistani border"

  • Build (verb)

    build or establish something abstract;

    "build a reputation"

  • Build (verb)

    improve the cleansing action of;

    "build detergents"

  • Build (verb)

    order, supervise, or finance the construction of;

    "The government is building new schools in this state"

  • Build (verb)

    give form to, according to a plan;

    "build a modern nation"

    "build a million-dollar business"

  • Build (verb)

    be engaged in building;

    "These architects build in interesting and new styles"

  • Build (verb)

    found or ground;

    "build a defense on nothing but the accused person's reputation"

  • Build (verb)

    bolster or strengthen;

    "We worked up courage"

    "build up confidence"

    "ramp up security in the airports"

  • Build (verb)

    develop and grow;

    "Suspense was building right from the beginning of the opera"

  • Built (adjective)

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

    "the built liquid detergents"

  • Built (adjective)

    formed by fitting or joining components together

  • Built (adjective)

    well or attractively formed with respect to physique

Princeton's WordNet
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