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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BUILDING

If there were people in the building they did not choose to show a light.

Instead, now we are building bonds with nations that once were our adversaries.

Cities which were decades in the building are blasted out of being in a night.

The boards we used in the building had to be sawed by us two slaves with a whipsaw.

Nil admirari is the motto of the Man of Taste in Building, where he is naturally at home.

At the rear of the house she shook off his arm and preceded him around the building.

Perhaps Ned wasn't in the building; perhaps—he may have avoided me.

And the next day he brought word, 'The tent of the sky is building.'

I hope you're going to let me come over often and watch you with your building.

He was standing in front of the building, discussing some matter with the contractor.

WORD ORIGIN

"a structure," c.1300, verbal noun from build (v.).

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.