Synonyms for building

Synonyms for (noun) building

Synonyms: building, construction

Definition: the act of constructing something

Usage: during the construction we had to take a detour; his hobby was the building of boats

Similar words: creating from raw materials

Definition: the act of creating something that is different from the materials that went into it


Synonyms: building, construction

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

Usage: their main business is home construction; workers in the building trades

Similar words: commercial enterprise, business, business enterprise

Definition: the activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects

Usage: computers are now widely used in business


Synonyms: building, edifice

Definition: a structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place

Usage: there was a three-story building on the corner; it was an imposing edifice

Similar words: structure, construction

Definition: a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts

Usage: the structure consisted of a series of arches; she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons


Synonyms: building

Definition: the occupants of a building

Usage: the entire building complained about the noise

Similar words: gathering, assemblage

Definition: a group of persons together in one place