Definitions

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  • v. Second-person singular present simple form of build

Etymologies

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build + -est

Examples

  • Thou that destroyest the temple, and buildest it in three days, save thyself.

    The Dor�� Gallery of Bible Illustrations

  • In that thou buildest thine eminent place in the head of every way, and makest thine high place in every street; and hast not been as an harlot, in that thou scornest hire;

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • And saying, Thou that destroyest the temple, and buildest it in three days, save thyself.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • And they that passed by railed on him, wagging their heads, and saying, Ah, thou that destroyest the temple, and buildest it in three days

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • ¶ When thou buildest a new house, then thou shalt make a battlement for thy roof, that thou bring not blood upon thine house, if any man fall from thence.

    Deuteronomy 22.

  • And they that passed by reviled him, wagging their heads, Ps. 22.7; 109.25 and saying, Thou that destroyest the temple, and buildest it in three days, Mt. 26.61 · Joh.

    Matthew 27.

  • And they that passed by railed on him, wagging their heads, Ps. 22.7; 109.25 and saying, Ah, thou that destroyest the temple, and buildest it in three days, Mk. 14.58 · Joh.

    Mark 15.

  • Then sent Sanbal'lat his servant unto me in like manner the fifth time with an open letter in his hand; wherein was written, It is reported among the heathen, and Gashmu saith it, that thou and the Jews think to rebel: for which cause thou buildest the wall, that thou mayest be their king, according to these words.

    Nehemiah 6.

  • ¶ How weak is thine heart, saith the Lord GOD, seeing thou doest all these things, the work of an imperious whorish woman; in that thou buildest thine eminent place in the head of every way, and makest thine high place in every street; and hast not been as a harlot, in that thou scornest hire; but as a wife that committeth adultery, which taketh strangers instead of her husband!

    Ezekiel 16.

  • It is reported amongst the Gentiles, and Gossem hath said it, that thou and the Jews think to rebel, and therefore thou buildest the wall, and hast a mind to set thyself king over them: for which end

    The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Book 16: 2 Esdras The Challoner Revision

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