constructverb [ T ]uk /kənˈstrʌkt/ us /kənˈstrʌkt/
- Students need the ability to construct a logical argument.
- Police officers are trying to construct the timescale of events leading up to the murder.
- Military engineers hurriedly constructed a pontoon bridge across the river.
- The pipeline was constructed to transport oil across Alaska to ports on the coast.
- Ditches were constructed to channel water away from the buildings.