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1. concrete

noun. ['kənˈkriːt, ˈkɑːnkriːt'] a strong hard building material composed of sand and gravel and cement and water.

Synonyms

  • pavement
  • cement
  • sand
  • paving
  • ferroconcrete
  • building material
  • paving material

Antonyms

  • unfasten
  • unbind
  • roughen
  • immateriality

Etymology

  • concretus (Latin)

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Rhymes with Concrete

  • aldrete
  • delprete
  • loprete

How do you pronounce concrete?

Pronounce concrete as ˈkɑnkrit.

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How do you spell concrete? Is it conctrete ?

A common misspelling of concrete is conctrete

Sentences with concrete


1. Adjective
A concrete, black-and-white plan will give you something to fall back on.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Problems in the concrete will not go away if you try to cover them up.

Quotes about concrete


1. We are all hungry and thirsty for concrete images. Abstract art will have been good for one thing: to restore its exact virginity to figurative art.
- Salvador Dali

2. Art to me is an anecdote of the spirit, and the only means of making concrete the purpose of its varied quickness and stillness.
- Mark Rothko

3. Art is the concrete representation of our most subtle feelings.
- Agnes Martin

2. concrete

adjective. ['kənˈkriːt, ˈkɑːnkriːt'] capable of being perceived by the senses; not abstract or imaginary.

Synonyms

  • practical
  • existent
  • touchable
  • real
  • objective
  • tangible

Antonyms

  • impractical
  • unreal
  • abstractness
  • intangible

Etymology

  • concretus (Latin)

3. concrete

verb. ['kənˈkriːt, ˈkɑːnkriːt'] form into a solid mass; coalesce.

Antonyms

  • impracticality

Etymology

  • concretus (Latin)

4. concrete

adjective. ['kənˈkriːt, ˈkɑːnkriːt'] formed by the coalescence of particles.

Antonyms

  • liquid

Etymology

  • concretus (Latin)

5. concrete

verb. ['kənˈkriːt, ˈkɑːnkriːt'] cover with cement.

Antonyms

  • unserviceable

Etymology

  • concretus (Latin)
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