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Build vs. Found

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Buildverb

(transitive) To form (something) by combining materials or parts.

Foundverb

simple past tense and past participle of find

Buildverb

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

Foundverb

(transitive) To start (an institution or organization).

Buildverb

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

Foundverb

(transitive) To begin building.

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Buildverb

(transitive) To establish a basis for (something).

Foundverb

To melt, especially of metal in an industrial setting.

Buildverb

(intransitive) To form by combining materials or parts.

Foundverb

To form by melting a metal and pouring it into a mould; to cast.

Buildverb

(intransitive) To develop in magnitude or extent.

Foundnoun

(obsolete) Food and lodging; board.

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Buildverb

To construct (software) by compiling its source code.

Found

imp. & p. p. of Find.

Buildverb

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

‘This code won't build any more. Have you made any changes?’;

Foundverb

To form by melting a metal, and pouring it into a mold; to cast.

Buildnoun

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

‘Rugby players are of sturdy build.’;

Foundverb

To lay the basis of; to set, or place, as on something solid, for support; to ground; to establish upon a basis, literal or figurative; to fix firmly.

‘I had else been perfect,Whole as the marble, founded as the rock.’; ‘A man that all his timeHath founded his good fortunes on your love.’; ‘It fell not, for it was founded on a rock.’;

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Buildnoun

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.’;

Foundverb

To take the ffirst steps or measures in erecting or building up; to furnish the materials for beginning; to begin to raise; to originate; as, to found a college; to found a family.

‘There they shall foundTheir government, and their great senate choose.’;

Buildnoun

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.’;

Foundnoun

A thin, single-cut file for combmakers.

Buildverb

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.

‘Nor aught availed him nowTo have built in heaven high towers.’;

Foundnoun

food and lodging provided in addition to money;

‘they worked for $30 and found’;

Buildverb

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

‘Who builds his hopes in air of your good looks.’;

Foundverb

set up or found;

‘She set up a literacy program’;

Buildverb

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.

‘I commend you to God, and to the word of his grace, which is able to build you up.’;

Foundverb

set up or lay the groundwork for;

‘establish a new department’;

Buildverb

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

Foundverb

use as a basis for; found on;

‘base a claim on some observation’;

Buildverb

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.

Foundadjective

come upon unexpectedly or after searching;

‘found art’; ‘the lost-and-found department’;

Buildnoun

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

Foundverb

past and past participle of find

Buildnoun

constitution of the human body

Foundverb

establish or originate (an institution or organization)

‘the monastery was founded in 1665’;

Buildnoun

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’;

Foundverb

plan and begin the building of (a settlement)

‘William Penn founded Pennsylvania’;

Buildverb

make by combining materials and parts;

‘this little pig made his house out of straw’; ‘Some eccentric constructed an electric brassiere warmer’;

Foundverb

base (something) on a particular principle, idea, or feeling

‘a society founded on the highest principles of religion and education’;

Buildverb

form or accumulate steadily;

‘Resistance to the manager's plan built up quickly’; ‘Pressure is building up at the Indian-Pakistani border’;

Foundverb

serve as a basis for

‘the company's fortunes are founded on its minerals business’;

Buildverb

build or establish something abstract;

‘build a reputation’;

Foundverb

melt and mould (metal).

Buildverb

improve the cleansing action of;

‘build detergents’;

Foundverb

fuse (materials) to make glass.

Buildverb

order, supervise, or finance the construction of;

‘The government is building new schools in this state’;

Foundverb

make (an article) by melting and moulding metal.

Buildverb

give form to, according to a plan;

‘build a modern nation’; ‘build a million-dollar business’;

Foundadjective

having been discovered by chance or unexpectedly.

Buildverb

be engaged in building;

‘These architects build in interesting and new styles’;

Foundadjective

(of an object or sound) collected in its natural state and presented in a new context as part of a work of art or piece of music

‘collages of found photos’;

Buildverb

found or ground;

‘build a defense on nothing but the accused person's reputation’;

Foundadjective

(of art) comprising or making use of found objects.

Buildverb

bolster or strengthen;

‘We worked up courage’; ‘build up confidence’; ‘ramp up security in the airports’;

Foundadjective

(of poetry) formed by taking a piece of non-poetic text and reinterpreting its structure metrically.

Buildverb

develop and grow;

‘Suspense was building right from the beginning of the opera’;

Foundadjective

(of a ship) equipped

‘the ship was well found and seaworthy’;

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