Part of speech: noun

The act of constructing; a structure.

Part of speech: noun

Style of building; grammatical arrangement and relation of words.

Part of speech: noun

The act of construing; interpretation; meaning.

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Usage examples "construction":

  1. And the boat itself would have shared the fate of the Halbrane's boat had a single bit of that metal been employed in its construction. - "An Antarctic Mystery", Jules Verne.
  2. The method of construction was simplicity itself. - "From the St. Lawrence to the Yser with the 1st Canadian brigade", Frederic C. Curry.
  3. All war vessels under construction, including submarines, must be broken up. - "Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights", Kelly Miller.