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1. construction

noun. ['kənˈstrʌkʃən'] the act of constructing something.

Synonyms

  • erection
  • road construction
  • shipbuilding
  • dry walling
  • erecting
  • crenelation
  • building
  • creating from raw materials
  • rustication
  • grading
  • ship building
  • crenellation
  • house-raising
  • fabrication
  • assembly

Antonyms

  • offence
  • offense
  • embarkation
  • middle

Etymology

  • constructio (Latin)
  • construere (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Construction Worker

  • coworker
  • zurcher
  • vercher
  • merkur
  • merker
  • kirker
  • kircher
  • kerker
  • kercher
  • erker

2. construction

noun. ['kənˈstrʌkʃən'] a group of words that form a constituent of a sentence and are considered as a single unit.

Synonyms

  • adjunct
  • involution
  • complement
  • clause
  • phrase
  • expression
  • grammatical constituent
  • predicator
  • constituent

Antonyms

  • high
  • raise
  • uneven
  • unequal

Etymology

  • constructio (Latin)
  • construere (Latin)

3. construction

noun. ['kənˈstrʌkʃən'] the creation of a construct; the process of combining ideas into a congruous object of thought.

Synonyms

  • intellection
  • crystallization
  • thought
  • thinking
  • thought process
  • mentation
  • gestation
  • cerebration

Antonyms

  • immoderation
  • moderation
  • low
  • mild

Etymology

  • constructio (Latin)
  • construere (Latin)

4. construction

noun. ['kənˈstrʌkʃən'] drawing a figure satisfying certain conditions as part of solving a problem or proving a theorem.

Synonyms

  • operation
  • quadrature
  • mathematical process

Antonyms

  • natural depression
  • outfield
  • prosecution
  • question

Etymology

  • constructio (Latin)
  • construere (Latin)

5. construction

noun. ['kənˈstrʌkʃən'] a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts.

Synonyms

  • divider
  • hill
  • card-house
  • transept
  • obstruction
  • tower
  • defense
  • lookout station
  • repair shed
  • landing
  • offset
  • base
  • structural member
  • structure
  • projection
  • mound
  • level
  • hangar
  • counterbalance
  • arcade
  • lookout
  • building
  • volute
  • platform
  • hull
  • substructure
  • whorl
  • memorial
  • bridge
  • house of cards
  • vaulting
  • building complex
  • groundwork
  • balance
  • impediment
  • corner
  • complex
  • arch
  • shoebox
  • artefact
  • column
  • false bottom
  • storey
  • boarding
  • pillar
  • observatory
  • story
  • honeycomb
  • sports stadium
  • foundation
  • post and lintel
  • sail
  • supporting structure
  • area
  • masonry
  • entablature
  • helix
  • impedimenta
  • wind tunnel
  • public works
  • bascule
  • observation tower
  • sign
  • jungle gym
  • plate
  • fundament
  • porch
  • signboard
  • defence
  • living accommodations
  • altar
  • quoin
  • lamination
  • colonnade
  • body
  • defensive structure
  • obstructer
  • housing
  • edifice
  • shelter
  • cardcastle
  • superstructure
  • span
  • set-back
  • coil
  • cross
  • lodging
  • catchment
  • erection
  • ways
  • trestlework
  • airdock
  • fountain
  • weapons platform
  • artifact
  • setoff
  • wellhead
  • foot
  • cardhouse
  • prefab
  • slipway
  • equilibrium
  • landing place
  • balcony
  • establishment
  • guide
  • floor
  • obstructor
  • spiral
  • door
  • understructure
  • arena
  • bowl
  • shipway
  • partition
  • stadium
  • deathtrap
  • equipoise

Antonyms

  • genuine
  • legitimate
  • right
  • superior

Etymology

  • constructio (Latin)
  • construere (Latin)

6. construction

noun. ['kənˈstrʌkʃən'] an interpretation of a text or action.

Synonyms

  • interpretation

Antonyms

  • inclined
  • vertical

Etymology

  • constructio (Latin)
  • construere (Latin)

7. co-worker

noun. ['ˈkoʊˈwɝːkɝ'] an associate that one works with.

Synonyms

  • workfellow
  • associate
  • colleague

Antonyms

  • nonmember
  • dissociate
  • divide
  • dominant

8. worker

noun. ['ˈwɝːkɝ'] a person who works at a specific occupation.

Synonyms

  • help
  • someone
  • stainer
  • bleacher
  • freelance
  • slave
  • toiler
  • ragsorter
  • shelver
  • sheller
  • lamplighter
  • splitter
  • twiner
  • skilled workman
  • stripper
  • assistant
  • boatman
  • boater
  • person
  • accumulator
  • part-timer
  • tugger
  • servant
  • scrubber
  • retainer
  • bill sticker
  • trained worker
  • soul
  • working girl
  • temp
  • nailer
  • mopper
  • temporary
  • oiler
  • carter
  • stemmer
  • unionist
  • free-lance
  • beater
  • helper
  • free lance
  • individual
  • teaser
  • throwster
  • mortal
  • self-employed person
  • workmate
  • tacker
  • volunteer
  • peeler
  • union member
  • processor
  • blackleg
  • poster
  • caster
  • seasonal
  • employee
  • shoveler
  • sprigger
  • finisher
  • shoveller
  • scab
  • driver
  • trade unionist
  • trimmer
  • dragger
  • planter
  • plyer
  • tier up
  • gatherer
  • rat
  • independent
  • tiler
  • cornhusker
  • wiper
  • strikebreaker
  • tier
  • wallah
  • plier
  • quarrier
  • winder
  • splicer
  • temporary worker
  • comber
  • hanger
  • collector
  • pruner
  • shingler
  • gutter
  • muzzler
  • tapper
  • striver
  • washer
  • supporter
  • charcoal burner
  • quarryman
  • bill poster
  • skidder
  • thrower
  • waterman
  • puller
  • stringer
  • moonlighter
  • freelancer
  • hard worker
  • unpaid worker
  • melter
  • employable
  • seasonal worker
  • skilled worker
  • solderer
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • nonworker
  • stranger
  • introvert
  • withholder

9. worker

noun. ['ˈwɝːkɝ'] a member of the working class (not necessarily employed).

Synonyms

  • common person
  • labour
  • proletariat
  • commoner
  • dogsbody
  • proletarian
  • prole
  • working class
  • common man

Antonyms

  • nonreligious person
  • follower
  • bad guy
  • partisan

10. worker

noun. ['ˈwɝːkɝ'] sterile member of a colony of social insects that forages for food and cares for the larvae.

Synonyms

  • soldier
  • worker bee

Antonyms

  • disservice
  • worsen
  • act

Example sentences of the word construction-worker


1. Noun Phrase
If your workers are exposed to 85 dBA over eight hours – or 90 dBA for construction workers – your safety manual needs a hearing conservation program.

2. Noun Phrase
In 1921, Italian immigrant and construction worker Sabato "Simon" Rodia purchased a parcel of land in the Watts neighborhood of Los Angeles.

3. Noun Phrase
Jobs that require you to be on the run such as an outside sales person, construction worker or insurance claims adjuster would benefit from hobbies that involve an interest in being active.

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