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To build something, or to be built



to make a building or other large structure by putting its parts together



to put something such as a fence in an upright position

put together

to make something by joining all its parts



to build something, for example furniture, by putting all its parts together

throw up

to build something such as a house quickly and not very well

put up

to build something such as a wall, fence, or house



to build something large or complicated, such as a bridge or road

go up

to be built

set up

to build a structure, or to put it in a particular place



to increase the size of a building or area, especially by adding extra parts onto it

hostile architecture

the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …

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boots on the ground

a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …

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