verb (used with object), con·cret·ed, con·cret·ing.
verb (used without object), con·cret·ed, con·cret·ing.
Origin of concrete
Synonyms for concrete
Antonyms for concrete
Related Words for concretedtie, marry, accompany, curdle, thicken, clamp, incorporate, clip, lock, affix, coalesce, grapple, pair, connect, conjugate, touch, append, bracket, mix, span
Examples from the Web for concreted
Historical Examples of concreted
The side walls were not concreted back to the rock; back forms of 1-in.Concrete Construction
Halbert P. Gillette
The tunnel from here on was concreted, walls, roof and floor.Dorothy Dixon and the Mystery Plane
No weeds are allowed to grow either in the water or on the banks, which are concreted.The Naturalist on the Thames
C. J. Cornish
One is the nature of the infinite terminated and concreted by three distinct subsistences—the Beginning, the Word, the Spirit.
Ice, īs, n. water congealed by freezing: concreted sugar, a frozen confection of sweetened cream or the juice of various fruits.
- a construction material made of a mixture of cement, sand, stone, and water that hardens to a stonelike mass
- (as modifier)a concrete slab
- relating to or characteristic of things capable of being perceived by the senses, as opposed to abstractions
- (as noun)the concrete
Word Origin for concrete
late 14c., "actual, solid," from Latin concretus "condensed, hardened, thick, hard, stiff, curdled, congealed, clotted," figuratively "thick; dim," literally "grown together;" past participle of concrescere "to grow together," from com- "together" (see com-) + crescere "to grow" (see crescent). A logicians' term until meaning began to expand 1600s. Noun sense of "building material made from cement, etc." is first recorded 1834.