Noun Definition


1.Definition: a 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"

Related Noun(s):edifice

Category: Objects

2.Definition: the act of constructing something

"During the construction we had to take a detour", "His hobby was the building of boats"

Related Noun(s):construction

Category: General

3.Definition: the commercial activity involved in repairing old structures or constructing new ones

"Their main business is home construction", "Workers in the building trades"

Related Noun(s):construction

Category: General

4.Definition: the occupants of a building

"The entire building complained about the noise"

Category: General