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build·er

builder

 
 
pronunciation:
bIl dr
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part of speech: noun
definition: someone or something that builds, especially a person who makes buildings such as houses.
The builder says the house will be ready next month.
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The word builder contains the following part:
-er, -or, -ar2 Latin noun-forming suffix that means a person or thing that does
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The suffix group -er , -or , -ar2 turns verbs into agent nouns.
synonyms:
-ist, -ite2, -ator, -an, -ian, -ean