What is build?

  • (verb): Form or accumulate steadily.
    Synonyms: build up, work up, progress
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on build, builds:

Ircon Infrastructure & Services Limited (IISL)
... infrastructure projects to carry on any infrastructure construction work on Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT), Build-Own-Operate-Transfer (BOOT), Build-Lease-Transfer (BLT), etc ...
Sandgate Castle - Construction 1539-1540
... The total cost of the build was some £5,584.7s.2d ... The comptroller for the build period, Thomas Cocks, was paid the grand sum of £50 and the build employed around 500 people using 147,000 bricks, 44,000 tiles at 4s per thousand, a thousand cartloads of oak, 9.5 tons ...
Enviro Mission
... It has, since 2001, proposed to build a solar updraft tower power generating station known as Solar Tower Buronga in western New South Wales at a site 25 km northeast of Mildura ... More recently, 12 February 2007, EnviroMission also claims to be conducting feasibility studies to build a tower or towers in Texas, U.S.A ... has recently stated that it was moving forward to build two 200 MW solar updraft towers in Arizona ...
Ogallala Commons
... or carry out civic activities that build capacity for communities ... At the same time, interns to gain skills and build knowledge that enhances their career development and choices ...
Visual Build
... Visual Build is GUI software for Windows that enables software developers and build masters to create an automated, repeatable process for software builds ... It has built-in support for integrating various development tools into the build process ...

More definitions of "build":

  • (verb): Improve the cleansing action of.
    Example: "Build detergents"
  • (verb): Give form to, according to a plan.
    Example: "Build a modern nation"; "build a million-dollar business"
  • (verb): Make by combining materials and parts.
    Synonyms: construct, make
  • (verb): Be engaged in building.
    Example: "These architects build in interesting and new styles"
  • (verb): Develop and grow.
    Example: "Suspense was building right from the beginning of the opera"
  • (verb): Found or ground.
    Example: "Build a defense on nothing but the accused person's reputation"
  • (verb): Order, supervise, or finance the construction of.
    Example: "The government is building new schools in this state"
  • (verb): Build or establish something abstract.
    Example: "Build a reputation"
    Synonyms: establish

Famous quotes containing the word build:

    ... men and women are not yet free.... The slavery of greed endures. Little child workers, the hope of the future, are sacrificed to industry. Young men are sent out by the billion to die for profits.... We must destroy industrial slavery and build industrial democracy.... The people everywhere must come into possession of the earth [second, third, and fourth ellipses in source].
    Sara Bard Field (1882–1974)

    Builder, in building the little house,
    In every way you may please yourself;
    But please please me in the kitchen chimney:
    Don’t build me a chimney upon a shelf.
    Robert Frost (1874–1963)

    And if thou wilt make me an altar of stone, thou shalt not build it of hewn stone: for if thou lift up thy tool upon it, thou hast polluted it.
    Bible: Hebrew Exodus 20:25.