Rampant Roots: STRUCT

An itemization of words containing the root 'struct' or the variation 'stru'.

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  1. construct
    make by combining materials and parts
  2. construction
    the act of building something
  3. constructive
    tending to improve or promote development
  4. constructively
    in a constructive manner
  5. constructivism
    an abstractionist artistic movement in Russia after World War I; industrial materials were used to construct nonrepresentational objects
  6. constructor
    someone who contracts for and supervises construction
  7. construe
    make sense of; assign a meaning to
  8. deconstruct
    interpret by carefully examining a work's ideas and language
  9. deconstruction
    a philosophical theory of criticism (usually of literature or film) that seeks to expose deep-seated contradictions in a work by delving below its surface meaning
  10. destruct
    do away with, cause the destruction or undoing of
  11. destruction
    an event that completely ruins something
  12. destructive
    causing damage
  13. destructiveness
    the quality of causing destruction
  14. indestructible
    not easily ruined
  15. industrialization
    the development of commercial enterprise
  16. industrious
    characterized by hard work and perseverance
  17. industry
    the action of making of goods and services for sale
  18. infrastructure
    the basic features of a system or organization
  19. instruct
    impart skills or knowledge to
  20. instruction
    activities that impart knowledge or skill
  21. instructional
    of or relating to or used in instruction
  22. instructive
    serving to enlighten or inform
  23. instructor
    a person whose occupation is teaching
  24. misconstrue
    interpret in the wrong way
  25. obstruct
    block passage through
  26. obstructed
    shut off to passage or view or hindered from action
  27. obstruction
    any structure that makes progress difficult
  28. obstructionist
    someone who systematically obstructs some action that others want to take
  29. obstructive
    preventing movement
  30. reconstruct
    build again
  31. reconstruction
    the activity of building something again
  32. restructure
    form anew
  33. self-destruct
    do away with oneself or itself
  34. structural
    relating to the composition of something
  35. structurally
    with respect to structure
  36. structure
    a complex entity made of many parts
  37. substructure
    the basic structure or features of a system or organization
  38. superstructure
    structure consisting of the part of a ship above the main deck
  39. unconstructive
    not constructive
  40. uninstructive
    failing to instruct
  41. unobstructed
    free from impediment or hindrance
  42. unstructured
    lacking definite organization

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