English to Binisaya - Cebuano Dictionary and Thesaurus.

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Word - rootword - affixes
pagtukod - tukod - pag-~
pag.tu.kud. - 3 syllables

pag- = pagtukod
pagtukod

pagtukod [pag.tú.kud.] : construction (n.); establish (v.); organize (v.)
tukod [tú.kud.] : brace (n.); shoring (n.); build (v.); construct (v.); establish (v.)

Derivatives of tukod


Glosses:
construction
n. (act)1. building, constructionthe act of constructing something.; "during the construction we had to take a detour"; "his hobby was the building of boats"
~ creating from raw materialsthe act of creating something that is different from the materials that went into it.
~ crenelation, crenellationthe action of constructing ramparts with gaps for firing guns or arrows.
~ erecting, erectionthe act of building or putting up.
~ house-raisingconstruction by a group of neighbors.
~ assembly, fabricationthe act of constructing something (as a piece of machinery).
~ dry wallingthe activity of building stone walls without mortar.
~ leveling, gradingchanging the ground level to a smooth horizontal or gently sloping surface.
~ road constructionthe construction of roads.
~ ship building, shipbuildingthe construction of ships.
~ rusticationthe construction of masonry or brickwork in a rustic manner.
~ refaceprovide with a new facing.; "The building was refaced with beautiful stones"
~ wattlebuild of or with wattle.
~ frame up, frameconstruct by fitting or uniting parts together.
~ rebuild, reconstructbuild again.; "The house was rebuild after it was hit by a bomb"
~ groinbuild with groins.; "The ceiling was groined"
~ erect, put up, set up, rear, raiseconstruct, build, or erect.; "Raise a barn"
~ preassemble, prefabricateto manufacture sections of (a building), especially in a factory, so that they can be easily transported to and rapidly assembled on a building site of buildings.
n. (communication)2. construction, expression, grammatical constructiona group of words that form a constituent of a sentence and are considered as a single unit.; "I concluded from his awkward constructions that he was a foreigner"
~ adjuncta construction that can be used to extend the meaning of a word or phrase but is not one of the main constituents of a sentence.
~ grammatical constituent, constituent(grammar) a word or phrase or clause forming part of a larger grammatical construction.
~ clause(grammar) an expression including a subject and predicate but not constituting a complete sentence.
~ complementa word or phrase used to complete a grammatical construction.
~ involutiona long and intricate and complicated grammatical construction.
~ phrasean expression consisting of one or more words forming a grammatical constituent of a sentence.
~ predicatoran expression that predicates.
n. (cognition)3. construction, mental synthesisthe creation of a construct; the process of combining ideas into a congruous object of thought.
~ cerebration, intellection, mentation, thinking, thought process, thoughtthe process of using your mind to consider something carefully.; "thinking always made him frown"; "she paused for thought"
~ crystallizationa mental synthesis that becomes fixed or concrete by a process resembling crystal formation.
~ gestationthe conception and development of an idea or plan.
n. (artifact)4. construction, structurea thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts.; "the structure consisted of a series of arches"; "she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons"
~ artefact, artifacta man-made object taken as a whole.
~ airdock, hangar, repair sheda large structure at an airport where aircraft can be stored and maintained.
~ altara raised structure on which gifts or sacrifices to a god are made.
~ arcade, colonnadea structure composed of a series of arches supported by columns.
~ arch(architecture) a masonry construction (usually curved) for spanning an opening and supporting the weight above it.
~ areaa part of a structure having some specific characteristic or function.; "the spacious cooking area provided plenty of room for servants"
~ balconya platform projecting from the wall of a building and surrounded by a balustrade or railing or parapet.
~ balconyan upper floor projecting from the rear over the main floor in an auditorium.
~ basculea structure or device in which one end is counterbalanced by the other (on the principle of the seesaw).
~ boardinga structure of boards.
~ bodythe external structure of a vehicle.; "the body of the car was badly rusted"
~ bridge, spana structure that allows people or vehicles to cross an obstacle such as a river or canal or railway etc..
~ building, edificea structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place.; "there was a three-story building on the corner"; "it was an imposing edifice"
~ building complex, complexa whole structure (as a building) made up of interconnected or related structures.
~ catchmenta structure in which water is collected (especially a natural drainage area).
~ coil, helix, volute, whorl, spirala structure consisting of something wound in a continuous series of loops.; "a coil of rope"
~ colonnadestructure consisting of a row of evenly spaced columns.
~ pillar, columna vertical cylindrical structure standing alone and not supporting anything (such as a monument).
~ quoin, corner(architecture) solid exterior angle of a building; especially one formed by a cornerstone.
~ crossa wooden structure consisting of an upright post with a transverse piece.
~ deathtrapany structure that is very unsafe; where people are likely to be killed.
~ defensive structure, defence, defensea structure used to defend against attack.; "the artillery battered down the defenses"
~ doora structure where people live or work (usually ordered along a street or road).; "the office next door"; "they live two doors up the street from us"
~ entablature(architecture) the structure consisting of the part of a classical temple above the columns between a capital and the roof.
~ erectiona structure that has been erected.
~ establishmenta public or private structure (business or governmental or educational) including buildings and equipment for business or residence.
~ false bottoma horizontal structure that partitions a ship or box (especially one built close to the actual bottom).
~ storey, floor, story, levela structure consisting of a room or set of rooms at a single position along a vertical scale.; "what level is the office on?"
~ understructure, base, groundwork, substructure, foundation, fundament, footlowest support of a structure.; "it was built on a base of solid rock"; "he stood at the foot of the tower"
~ fountaina structure from which an artificially produced jet of water arises.
~ guidea structure or marking that serves to direct the motion or positioning of something.
~ card-house, cardcastle, cardhouse, house of cardsan unstable construction with playing cards.; "he built three levels of his cardcastle before it collapsed"
~ housing, living accommodations, lodgingstructures collectively in which people are housed.
~ hullthe frame or body of ship.
~ jungle gyma structure of vertical and horizontal rods where children can climb and play.
~ laminationa layered structure.
~ landing place, landingstructure providing a place where boats can land people or goods.
~ lookout station, observation tower, observatory, lookouta structure commanding a wide view of its surroundings.
~ masonrystructure built of stone or brick by a mason.
~ monument, memoriala structure erected to commemorate persons or events.
~ hill, moundstructure consisting of an artificial heap or bank usually of earth or stones.; "they built small mounds to hide behind"
~ impedimenta, obstruction, impediment, obstructer, obstructorany structure that makes progress difficult.
~ partition, dividera vertical structure that divides or separates (as a wall divides one room from another).
~ platestructural member consisting of a horizontal beam that provides bearing and anchorage.
~ weapons platform, platformany military structure or vehicle bearing weapons.
~ porcha structure attached to the exterior of a building often forming a covered entrance.
~ post and lintela structure consisting of vertical beams (posts) supporting a horizontal beam (lintel).
~ prefaba prefabricated structure.
~ projectionany structure that branches out from a central support.
~ public worksstructures (such as highways or schools or bridges or docks) constructed at government expense for public use.
~ sailany structure that resembles a sail.
~ set-back, setoff, offsetstructure where a wall or building narrows abruptly.
~ sheltera structure that provides privacy and protection from danger.
~ shoeboxa structure resembling a shoebox (as a rectangular building or a cramped room or compartment).
~ signboard, signstructure displaying a board on which advertisements can be posted.; "the highway was lined with signboards"
~ sports stadium, stadium, arena, bowla large structure for open-air sports or entertainments.
~ structural membersupport that is a constituent part of any structure or building.
~ superstructurestructure consisting of the part of a ship above the main deck.
~ supporting structurea structure that serves to support something.
~ towera structure taller than its diameter; can stand alone or be attached to a larger building.
~ transeptstructure forming the transverse part of a cruciform church; crosses the nave at right angles.
~ trestleworka supporting structure composed of a system of connected trestles; for a bridge or pier or scaffold e.g..
~ vaulting(architecture) a vaulted structure.; "arches and vaulting"
~ shipway, slipway, waysstructure consisting of a sloping way down to the water from the place where ships are built or repaired.
~ wellheada structure built over a well.
~ wind tunnela structure resembling a tunnel where air is blown at known velocities for testing parts of aircraft.
~ honeycomba structure of small hexagonal cells constructed from beeswax by bees and used to store honey and larvae.
~ equipoise, counterbalance, equilibrium, balanceequality of distribution.
n. (act)5. constructiondrawing a figure satisfying certain conditions as part of solving a problem or proving a theorem.; "the assignment was to make a construction that could be used in proving the Pythagorean theorem"
~ mathematical operation, mathematical process, operation(mathematics) calculation by mathematical methods.; "the problems at the end of the chapter demonstrated the mathematical processes involved in the derivation"; "they were learning the basic operations of arithmetic"
~ quadraturethe construction of a square having the same area as some other figure.
n. (communication)6. construction, twistan interpretation of a text or action.; "they put an unsympathetic construction on his conduct"
~ interpretationan explanation that results from interpreting something.; "the report included his interpretation of the forensic evidence"
n. (act)7. building, constructionthe commercial activity involved in repairing old structures or constructing new ones.; "their main business is home construction"; "workers in the building trades"
~ masonrythe craft of a mason.
~ house painting, paintingthe occupation of a house painter.; "house painting was the only craft he knew"
~ plumbery, plumbingthe occupation of a plumber (installing and repairing pipes and fixtures for water or gas or sewage in a building).
~ roofingthe craft of a roofer.
~ sheet-metal workthe craft of doing sheet metal work (as in ventilation systems).
~ shinglingthe laying on of shingles.; "shingling is a craft very different from carpentry"
~ business enterprise, business, commercial enterprisethe activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects.; "computers are now widely used in business"
~ jerry-buildingconstruction of inferior buildings for a quick profit.
establish
v. (social)1. establish, found, launch, set upset up or found.; "She set up a literacy program"
~ open, open upstart to operate or function or cause to start operating or functioning.; "open a business"
v. (creation)2. constitute, establish, found, institute, plantset up or lay the groundwork for.; "establish a new department"
~ initiate, pioneertake the lead or initiative in; participate in the development of.; "This South African surgeon pioneered heart transplants"
~ fixset or place definitely.; "Let's fix the date for the party!"
~ appoint, constitute, name, nominatecreate and charge with a task or function.; "nominate a committee"
v. (cognition)3. demonstrate, establish, prove, shew, showestablish the validity of something, as by an example, explanation or experiment.; "The experiment demonstrated the instability of the compound"; "The mathematician showed the validity of the conjecture"
~ prove oneselfshow one's ability or courage.
~ proveprove formally; demonstrate by a mathematical, formal proof.
~ affirm, confirm, corroborate, substantiate, support, sustainestablish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts.; "his story confirmed my doubts"; "The evidence supports the defendant"
~ negate, contradictprove negative; show to be false.
~ stultifyprove to be of unsound mind or demonstrate someone's incompetence.; "nobody is legally allowed to stultify himself"
v. (cognition)4. establish, lay down, makeinstitute, enact, or establish.; "make laws"
~ set, markestablish as the highest level or best performance.; "set a record"
~ create, makemake or cause to be or to become.; "make a mess in one's office"; "create a furor"
v. (creation)5. establish, givebring about.; "The trompe l'oeil-illusion establishes depth"
~ create, makemake or cause to be or to become.; "make a mess in one's office"; "create a furor"
~ introducebring in or establish in a new place or environment.; "introduce a rule"; "introduce exotic fruits"
~ generate, yield, render, give, returngive or supply.; "The cow brings in 5 liters of milk"; "This year's crop yielded 1,000 bushels of corn"; "The estate renders some revenue for the family"
~ pacifyfight violence and try to establish peace in (a location).; "The U.N. troops are working to pacify Bosnia"
v. (contact)6. establish, instal, install, set upplace.; "Her manager had set her up at the Ritz"
v. (creation)7. build, establishbuild or establish something abstract.; "build a reputation"
~ create, makemake or cause to be or to become.; "make a mess in one's office"; "create a furor"
v. (cognition)8. base, establish, found, grounduse as a basis for; found on.; "base a claim on some observation"
~ buildfound or ground.; "build a defense on nothing but the accused person's reputation"
organize
v. (social)1. form, organise, organizecreate (as an entity).; "social groups form everywhere"; "They formed a company"
~ create, makemake or cause to be or to become.; "make a mess in one's office"; "create a furor"
~ regroup, reorganise, reorganizeorganize anew, as after a setback.
~ choose upform sides, as for a game.
~ draw upform or arrange in order or formation, as of a body of soldiers.
~ regimentform (military personnel) into a regiment.
~ syndicateorganize into or form a syndicate.
v. (social)2. organise, organizecause to be structured or ordered or operating according to some principle or idea.
~ arrange, order, put, set uparrange thoughts, ideas, temporal events.; "arrange my schedule"; "set up one's life"; "I put these memories with those of bygone times"
~ rationalise, rationalizestructure and run according to rational or scientific principles in order to achieve desired results.; "We rationalized the factory's production and raised profits"
~ territorialise, territorializeorganize as a territory.
~ reorganize, reorganise, shake uporganize anew.; "We must reorganize the company if we don't want to go under"
~ collectivise, collectivizebring under collective control; of farms and industrial enterprises.
~ handle, manage, care, dealbe in charge of, act on, or dispose of.; "I can deal with this crew of workers"; "This blender can't handle nuts"; "She managed her parents' affairs after they got too old"
v. (cognition)3. direct, engineer, mastermind, orchestrate, organise, organizeplan and direct (a complex undertaking).; "he masterminded the robbery"
~ planmake plans for something.; "He is planning a trip with his family"
~ choreographplan and oversee the development and details of.; "The meeting between the two Presidents had been carefully choreographed"
v. (change)4. coordinate, organise, organizebring order and organization to.; "Can you help me organize my files?"
~ structuregive a structure to.; "I need to structure my days"
~ interlock, meshcoordinate in such a way that all parts work together effectively.
~ arrange, set upput into a proper or systematic order.; "arrange the books on the shelves in chronological order"
v. (creation)5. devise, get up, machinate, organise, organize, preparearrange by systematic planning and united effort.; "machinate a plot"; "organize a strike"; "devise a plan to take over the director's office"
~ initiate, pioneertake the lead or initiative in; participate in the development of.; "This South African surgeon pioneered heart transplants"
~ put on, mountprepare and supply with the necessary equipment for execution or performance.; "mount a theater production"; "mount an attack"; "mount a play"
~ layprepare or position for action or operation.; "lay a fire"; "lay the foundation for a new health care plan"
~ set upbegin, or enable someone else to begin, a venture by providing the means, logistics, etc..; "set up an election"
~ sandwichmake into a sandwich.
~ spatchcockprepare for eating if or as if a spatchcock.; "spatchcock a guinea hen"
~ embattleprepare for battle or conflict.
v. (social)6. organise, organize, unionise, unionizeform or join a union.; "The auto workers decided to unionize"
~ join, fall in, get togetherbecome part of; become a member of a group or organization.; "He joined the Communist Party as a young man"
shoring
n. (artifact)1. shore, shoringa beam or timber that is propped against a structure to provide support.
~ beamlong thick piece of wood or metal or concrete, etc., used in construction.
n. (act)2. propping up, shoring, shoring upthe act of propping up with shores.
~ supporting, supportthe act of bearing the weight of or strengthening.; "he leaned against the wall for support"
build
n. (attribute)1. body-build, build, habitus, physiqueconstitution of the human body.
~ bodily propertyan attribute of the body.
~ lankinessa tall and thin physique.
~ dumpiness, squattinessa short and stout physique.
~ body type, somatotypea category of physique.
n. (body)2. anatomy, bod, build, chassis, figure, flesh, form, frame, human body, material body, physical body, physique, shape, somaalternative names for the body of a human being.; "Leonardo studied the human body"; "he has a strong physique"; "the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak"
~ individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soula human being.; "there was too much for one person to do"
~ human, human being, homo, manany living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage.
~ body, organic structure, physical structurethe entire structure of an organism (an animal, plant, or human being).; "he felt as if his whole body were on fire"
~ persona human body (usually including the clothing).; "a weapon was hidden on his person"
~ juvenile bodythe body of a young person.
~ adult bodythe body of an adult human being.
~ male bodythe body of a male human being.
~ female bodythe body of a female human being.
v. (creation)3. build, construct, makemake by combining materials and parts.; "this little pig made his house out of straw"; "Some eccentric constructed an electric brassiere warmer"
~ customise, customizemake according to requirements.; "customize a car"
~ revetconstruct a revetment.
~ create, makemake or cause to be or to become.; "make a mess in one's office"; "create a furor"
~ dry-wallconstruct with drywall.; "dry-wall the basement of the house"
~ lockbuild locks in order to facilitate the navigation of vessels.
~ wattlebuild of or with wattle.
~ frame up, frameconstruct by fitting or uniting parts together.
~ rebuild, reconstructbuild again.; "The house was rebuild after it was hit by a bomb"
~ groinbuild with groins.; "The ceiling was groined"
~ cantileverconstruct with girders and beams such that only one end is fixed.; "Frank Lloyd Wright liked to cantilever his buildings"
~ erect, put up, set up, rear, raiseconstruct, build, or erect.; "Raise a barn"
~ buildbe engaged in building.; "These architects build in interesting and new styles"
~ corduroybuild (a road) from logs laid side by side.
~ channelise, channelizemake a channel for; provide with a channel.; "channelize the country for better transportation"
v. (change)4. build, build up, progress, work upform or accumulate steadily.; "Resistance to the manager's plan built up quickly"; "Pressure is building up at the Indian-Pakistani border"
~ builddevelop and grow.; "Suspense was building right from the beginning of the opera"
~ developgrow, progress, unfold, or evolve through a process of evolution, natural growth, differentiation, or a conducive environment.; "A flower developed on the branch"; "The country developed into a mighty superpower"; "The embryo develops into a fetus"; "This situation has developed over a long time"
~ ramp up, work up, build up, buildbolster or strengthen.; "We worked up courage"; "build up confidence"; "ramp up security in the airports"
v. (change)5. buildimprove the cleansing action of.; "build detergents"
~ chemical science, chemistrythe science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions.
~ ameliorate, improve, meliorate, amend, betterto make better.; "The editor improved the manuscript with his changes"
v. (social)6. buildorder, supervise, or finance the construction of.; "The government is building new schools in this state"
~ oversee, superintend, supervise, managewatch and direct.; "Who is overseeing this project?"
v. (creation)7. buildgive form to, according to a plan.; "build a modern nation"; "build a million-dollar business"
~ developmake something new, such as a product or a mental or artistic creation.; "Her company developed a new kind of building material that withstands all kinds of weather"; "They developed a new technique"
v. (creation)8. buildbe engaged in building.; "These architects build in interesting and new styles"
~ architecturethe discipline dealing with the principles of design and construction and ornamentation of fine buildings.; "architecture and eloquence are mixed arts whose end is sometimes beauty and sometimes use"
~ build, construct, makemake by combining materials and parts.; "this little pig made his house out of straw"; "Some eccentric constructed an electric brassiere warmer"
~ createpursue a creative activity; be engaged in a creative activity.; "Don't disturb him--he is creating"
v. (cognition)9. buildfound or ground.; "build a defense on nothing but the accused person's reputation"
~ base, found, establish, grounduse as a basis for; found on.; "base a claim on some observation"
v. (change)10. build, build up, ramp up, work upbolster or strengthen.; "We worked up courage"; "build up confidence"; "ramp up security in the airports"
~ increasemake bigger or more.; "The boss finally increased her salary"; "The university increased the number of students it admitted"
~ work up, build, build up, progressform or accumulate steadily.; "Resistance to the manager's plan built up quickly"; "Pressure is building up at the Indian-Pakistani border"
v. (change)11. builddevelop and grow.; "Suspense was building right from the beginning of the opera"
~ deepen, intensifybecome more intense.; "The debate intensified"; "His dislike for raw fish only deepened in Japan"
~ work up, build, build up, progressform or accumulate steadily.; "Resistance to the manager's plan built up quickly"; "Pressure is building up at the Indian-Pakistani border"
construct
n. (cognition)1. concept, conception, constructan abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances.
~ idea, thoughtthe content of cognition; the main thing you are thinking about.; "it was not a good idea"; "the thought never entered my mind"
~ conceptualisation, conceptuality, conceptualizationan elaborated concept.
~ notiona general inclusive concept.
~ categorya general concept that marks divisions or coordinations in a conceptual scheme.
~ rule, regulationa principle or condition that customarily governs behavior.; "it was his rule to take a walk before breakfast"; "short haircuts were the regulation"
~ attribute, dimension, propertya construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished.; "self-confidence is not an endearing property"
~ abstract, abstractiona concept or idea not associated with any specific instance.; "he loved her only in the abstract--not in person"
~ quantitythe concept that something has a magnitude and can be represented in mathematical expressions by a constant or a variable.
~ division, section, partone of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole.; "the written part of the exam"; "the finance section of the company"; "the BBC's engineering division"
~ wholeall of something including all its component elements or parts.; "Europe considered as a whole"; "the whole of American literature"
~ natural law, lawa rule or body of rules of conduct inherent in human nature and essential to or binding upon human society.
~ law of nature, lawa generalization that describes recurring facts or events in nature.; "the laws of thermodynamics"
~ lexicalized concepta concept that is expressed by a word (in some particular language).
~ hypothesis, theory, possibilitya tentative insight into the natural world; a concept that is not yet verified but that if true would explain certain facts or phenomena.; "a scientific hypothesis that survives experimental testing becomes a scientific theory"; "he proposed a fresh theory of alkalis that later was accepted in chemical practices"
~ facta concept whose truth can be proved.; "scientific hypotheses are not facts"
~ linguistic rule, rule(linguistics) a rule describing (or prescribing) a linguistic practice.
v. (creation)2. construct, fabricate, manufactureput together out of artificial or natural components or parts.; "the company fabricates plastic chairs"; "They manufacture small toys"; "He manufactured a popular cereal"
~ mass-produceproduce on a large scale.
~ makemake by shaping or bringing together constituents.; "make a dress"; "make a cake"; "make a wall of stones"
~ raftmake into a raft.; "raft these logs"
v. (contact)3. constructdraw with suitable instruments and under specified conditions.; "construct an equilateral triangle"
~ geometrythe pure mathematics of points and lines and curves and surfaces.
~ trace, describe, draw, line, delineatemake a mark or lines on a surface.; "draw a line"; "trace the outline of a figure in the sand"
v. (creation)4. constructcreate by linking linguistic units.; "construct a sentence"; "construct a paragraph"
~ create by mental act, create mentallycreate mentally and abstractly rather than with one's hands.
v. (creation)5. constructcreate by organizing and linking ideas, arguments, or concepts.; "construct a proof"; "construct an argument"
~ create by mental act, create mentallycreate mentally and abstractly rather than with one's hands.
v. (cognition)6. construct, reconstruct, retracereassemble mentally.; "reconstruct the events of 20 years ago"
~ conjecture, hypothesise, hypothesize, speculate, theorise, theorize, hypothecate, supposeto believe especially on uncertain or tentative grounds.; "Scientists supposed that large dinosaurs lived in swamps"
~ etymologise, etymologizeconstruct the history of words.
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