- a|build|ing «uh BIHL dihng», adjective.Especially U.S. in the process of being built: »
What many call the New Europe is abuilding around the European Economic Community, better known as the Common Market (Wall Street Journal).
Useful english dictionary. 2012.
Look at other dictionaries:
build|ing — «BIHL dihng», noun. 1. a thing built. Barns, factories, stores, houses, and hotels are all buildings. »All great buildings, after all, express an idea and…the Palace of Westminster is undeniably a great building (Manchester Guardian Weekly). 2.… … Useful english dictionary
boat|build|ing — «BOHT BIHL dihng», noun. 1. the designing or building of boats. 2. the art of designing or building boats … Useful english dictionary
coach|build|ing — «KOHCH BIHL dihng», noun. British. the designing or building of bodies for automobiles … Useful english dictionary
home|build|ing — «HOHM BIHL dihng», noun. the designing or building of homes … Useful english dictionary
house|build|ing — «HOWS BIHL dihng», noun. the business or occupation of building houses … Useful english dictionary
out|build|ing — «OWT BIHL dihng», noun. a shed or building built against or near a main building: »Barns are outbuildings on a farm … Useful english dictionary
road|build|ing — «ROHD BIHL ihng», noun, adjective. –n. the designing or building of roads. –adj. of or used in roadbuilding; having to do with roadbuilding: »roadbuilding equipment … Useful english dictionary
ship|build|ing — «SHIHP BIHL dihng», noun, adjective. –n. 1. the designing or building of ships. 2. the art of building ships. –adj. of or used in shipbuilding; having to do with shipbuilding: »shipbuilding employers … Useful english dictionary
body·build·ing — … Useful english dictionary
out·build·ing — /ˈaʊtˌbıldıŋ/ noun, pl ings [count] : a small building that is separated from a main building … Useful english dictionary