from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- v. Past tense and past participle of build.
- adj. Having a specified physique: a heavily built boxer.
- adj. Informal Having a well-developed or attractive body: a dancer who is really built.
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- adj. well-built
- v. Simple past of build.
- v. Past participle of build
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Shape; build; form of structure.
- adj. Formed; shaped; constructed; made; -- often used in composition and preceded by the word denoting the form
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Constructed; formed; shaped; made: often used of the human body, and frequent in compound nautical terms, as clincher-built, clipper-built, frigate-built, etc.
- Constructed of different pieces; not composed of one piece: as, a built mast or block; a built rib.
- n. Form; shape; build; mode of building.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. (used of soaps or cleaning agents) having a substance (an abrasive or filler) added to increase effectiveness
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