Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Build"

The meaning of "Build" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does It's by far
build up
chanting
drew
up and coming mean?
A: Up-and-coming means likely to develop or become successful soon.
Q: What does I'm building a still mean?
A: It means they are building a distillation apparatus usually for the purpose of making grain alcohol.
Q: What does slightly built mean?
A: Slender, skinny. Jockeys tend to be slightly built. American football players, not so much.
Q: What does built around mean?
A: Build something based on something
Q: What does "build" in 748 mean?
A: "Can we find a clue here"
I wonder if we can find something here that will help us.

"that we can build into Christopher"
Something that we can [add to] / [incorporate into] the machine (who is named Christopher).

To help us win the war (presumably by getting better interceptions of the enemy communications)

Example sentences using "Build"

Q: Please show me example sentences with build up.
A: okay thanks
can l ask you if you can tell me if the mean of build up is correct?
Q: Please show me example sentences with to build .
A: Let’s build a snowman!

I’m going to build a small shelf for my project in school.

Can you help me build this cabinet?
Q: Please show me example sentences with build up.
A: thank you!
Q: Please show me example sentences with build up.
A: He needed to build up his confidence so he could ask her out.
Q: Please show me example sentences with built.
A: My father built a tree house in our backyard.

Synonyms of "Build" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between build up and increase and improve ?
A: "Build up" is to progressively make something better, stronger or bigger, usually over a long period of time.

"I've built up a lot of muscle this summer."


"Increase" is to become greater in number, value, amount, etc., but not necessarily better.

"The annual plastic production is increasing."


"Improve" is to become better, or make something/someone better.

"My grades have been improving lately."


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Q: What is the difference between build and establish ?
A: To build is like to construct, establish is like to make official or make known. Build is generally physical, establish is not
Q: What is the difference between build and construct ?
A: There is not a lot of difference, they are almost always interchangeable. There are always some exceptions like:

"You can build a relationship"
"You can construct an argument"

In general you sound slightly more educated using construct, rather than build, but it is only slightly.
Q: What is the difference between build and construct ?
A: I would say that build is a bit less structured, more common,(most speakers use easier ways to say things), and less formal. We built this house using only popsicle sticks. The building was constructed using the most advanced techniques to ensure it would survive an earthquake. We need to build a good relationship. We usually don't say construct a good relationship.
Q: What is the difference between build up to and brace for ?
A: 아, 그건...

그 문장 조금 틀린 거 같아요, 사실은...

"All week she'd been building up the confidence to tell them she was leaving." 보통 이렇게 해요. 어떤 걸 할 힘을 내는 것.

I built up the courage to confess.
He built up the confidence to give his speech.

근데...

제가 아주 늦게 집에 다녀온다면 엄마가 화를 낼 거죠? 나를 혼날 거예요.

I braced myself for my mom's anger.

So if something bad is about to happen to me, I must brace myself.

But if I am going to do something difficult, I must build up the strength to do it.

Translations of "Build"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? build into
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? build and built
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? build
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? build
A: (slowly then faster)
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? built
A: B-ill-t

Other questions about "Build"

Q: who built it? does this sound natural?
A: You said that very clearly. Good job!
Q: Please show me how to pronounce build.
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Q: Please show me how to pronounce build.
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Q: (build up) does this sound natural?
A: What is the last bit you are trying to say?
Q: I built up stress. does this sound natural?
A: "I've gotten a bit stressed out recently."

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