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noun as in construction worker

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Most of that cost is getting passed from the builder to the consumer, Robert Dietz, chief economist for the National Association of Home Builders, told Fortune.

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Student builders started a spreadsheet to track progress on buildings.

The builders of Stonehenge had lived — and partied — here while they erected the giant stones.

If a builder added one new studio apartment in southeastern San Diego, they’d pay the community $9,883.

On Earth, builders can add a chemical to reduce the amount of water needed in cement.

And there, the sand castle builder and tag player who loved her aunt more than science would be buried.

Of course, the prevailing mythos presents high school football as the ultimate builder of character.

It was designed, with help from an architect and builder, by her consort Prince Albert.

But one small builder in the San Fernando Valley in California is adding a new standard: a dozen-odd solar panels.

A builder by profession, he quickly became something of a Forrest Gump of budgetary doom.

Mr. Willis gained a wide and deservedly high reputation as the builder of many Cathedral organs—upwards of sixteen.

The writer saw this organ in the builder's factory in London before it was shipped to Sydney.

The builder himself will, in all probability, be obliged to rest contented with the consciousness of his talent.

He means the builder's plummet, which Zorobabel shall hold in his hand for the finishing the building.-Ibid.

If he has caused the son of the owner of the house to die, one shall put to death the son of that builder.


On this page you'll find 32 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to builder, such as: architect, artisan, contractor, inventor, maker, and manufacturer.

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