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Meaning of BUILT

Pronunciation:  bilt

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  (used of soaps or cleaning agents) having a substance (an abrasive or filler) added to increase effectiveness; "the built liquid detergents"

BUILT is a 5 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: improved, reinforced



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Built\, n.
    Shape; build; form of structure; as, the built of a ship.
    [Obs.] --Dryden.
  2. \Built\, a.
    Formed; shaped; constructed; made; -- often used in
    composition and preceded by the word denoting the form; as,
    frigate-built, clipper-built, etc.
          Like the generality of Genoese countrywomen, strongly
          built.                                   --Landor.
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