Pronunciation Adjective

built (not comparable)

  1. (informal) well-built, muscular or toned.
Synonyms Noun

built (plural builts)

  1. (obsolete) Shape; build; form of structure.
    the built of a ship
    • 1764, Thomas Reid, Inquiry into the Human Mind on the Principles of Common Sense:
      The sailor sees the burthen, the built, and the distance of a ship at sea, while she is a great way off.
Related terms Verb
  1. simple past tense of build
  2. past participle of build#English|build

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