- a heavy groundwood paper in sheets of various sizes and colors for use especially in making posters and cutouts.
Origin of construction paper
First recorded in 1920–25
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He slid his construction-paper heart through the doors and went back outside.Occupy Wall Street Breaks Up With Bank of America on Valentine’s Day
February 15, 2012