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1. middle-of-the-road

adjective. ['ˈmɪdələvθəˌrɔd'] supporting or pursuing a course of action that is neither liberal nor conservative.

Synonyms

  • center

Antonyms

  • left
  • infield

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Rhymes with Road Construction

  • reintroduction
  • reconstruction
  • deconstruction
  • overproduction
  • reproduction
  • introduction
  • obstruction
  • instruction
  • destruction
  • conduction
  • seduction
  • reduction
  • production
  • induction
  • deduction
  • abduction
  • suction

Sentences with road-construction


1. Noun Phrase
* You can measure manufacturing output, whether it's ceramic mugs or asphalt for road construction.

2. Noun Phrase
He also deals with traffic jams, road construction and difficult parking situations.

2. 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)

3. 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)

4. 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)

5. 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)

6. 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)

7. construction

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

Synonyms

  • interpretation

Antonyms

  • inclined
  • vertical

Etymology

  • constructio (Latin)
  • construere (Latin)

8. construction

noun. ['kənˈstrʌkʃən'] the commercial activity involved in repairing old structures or constructing new ones.

Synonyms

  • sheet-metal work
  • plumbing
  • building
  • business enterprise
  • masonry
  • commercial enterprise
  • painting
  • business
  • house painting
  • roofing
  • shingling
  • jerry-building

Antonyms

  • death
  • unbalance
  • noble
  • incidental

Etymology

  • constructio (Latin)
  • construere (Latin)

9. road

noun. ['ˈroʊd'] an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation.

Synonyms

  • highway
  • drive
  • intersection
  • private road
  • rotary
  • corduroy
  • clearway
  • crosscut
  • turnaround
  • main road
  • roundabout way
  • rail line
  • speedway
  • slip road
  • crossing
  • shoulder
  • turnout
  • causeway
  • route
  • cutoff
  • parkway
  • thoroughfare
  • pavement
  • roundabout
  • bend
  • roadbed
  • driveway
  • circle
  • bypath
  • berm
  • widening
  • carrefour
  • crest
  • traffic circle
  • cartroad
  • byway
  • detour
  • roadway
  • crossway
  • shortcut
  • railway line
  • access road
  • skid road
  • track
  • crossroad
  • line
  • paving
  • byroad
  • turnoff
  • curve
  • crown
  • way
  • side road
  • cart track

Antonyms

  • lower
  • nonattendance
  • natural object
  • direct

Etymology

  • rad (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. road

noun. ['ˈroʊd'] a way or means to achieve something.

Synonyms

  • agency
  • way
  • means

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • pull
  • attract
  • noncyclic

Etymology

  • rad (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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