Meaning of BUILT in English



Built is the past tense and past participle of build .


If you say that someone is ~ in a particular way, you are describing the kind of body they have.

...a strong, powerfully-~ man of 60...

He was a huge man, ~ like an oak tree.

ADJ: adv ADJ, ADJ like n, ADJ for n/-ing

see also well-~

Collins COBUILD.      Толковый словарь английского языка для изучающих язык Коллинз COBUILD (международная база данных языков Бирмингемского университета) .