build on sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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build on sth

phrasal verb with build uk   us   /bɪld/ verb (built, built)
to use a ​success or ​achievement as a ​base from which to ​achieve more ​success: We must ​build on ​ourreputation to ​expand the ​business. A good ​relationship is ​built on ​trust.
(Definition of build on sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “build on sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 基于,依赖,以…为基础…
in Turkish üzerine kurmak, inşa etmek…
in Russian основывать(ся)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 基於,依賴,以…為基礎…
in Polish budować na czymś…
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