constructer

[ kuh n-struhk-ter ]
/ kənˈstrʌk tər /

noun

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Definition for constructer (2 of 2)

constructor

or con·struct·er

[ kuh n-struhk-ter ]
/ kənˈstrʌk tər /

noun

a person or thing that builds.
a person or company engaged in the construction business.
a person who devises crossword puzzles.

Origin of constructor

First recorded in 1610–20; construct + -or2
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Example sentences from the Web for constructer

  • Some writers believe the Persian king, Darius, was its constructer.

  • His words were the words of a constructer and prophet, as well as the words of a forward-driving warrior.

    Huts in Hell|Daniel A. Poling