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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
builder /'bildə/
  • danh từ
    • người xây dựng
    • chủ thầu
Concise Dictionary
+a substance added to soaps or detergents to increase their cleansing action
+a person who creates a business or who organizes and develops a country
+someone who contracts for and supervises construction (as of a building)

Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
1 a person or company whose job is to build or repair houses or other buildings
2 (usually in compounds) a person or thing that builds, creates or develops sth: a shipbuilder + a confidence builder + a bodybuilder
Collocation Dictionary


good, reputable | jobbing, self-employed | local
We got a local builder to do the work for us.


be apprenticed to


build sth


builder's merchant, builder's yard
The house looked like a builder's yard, with stacks of bricks and piles of sand in the garden.

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be, work as ~
She's a well-known writer. Her father, a trained chef, now works as a bus driver.

study to be, train as, train to be ~
She trained as a painter and sculptor.

start (work) as ~
He started work as a trainee chef.

become, qualify as ~
She qualified as a vet last year.

employ (sb as), have
The company employs more than 1500 engineers.

engage (sb as), get, hire (sb as), recruit, take on ~
They have recruited a new designer.

appoint, appoint sb (as), make sb ~
are usually used with academic, official or highly responsible jobs:He was appointed Professor of Law at Yale. At 39 she was made chairman of the board.

dismiss, fire, sack ~
The club have sacked their coach.

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