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constructive

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French constructif

AdjectiveEdit

constructive (comparative more constructive, superlative most constructive)

  1. Relating to or causing construction.
  2. Carefully considered and meant to be helpful.
  3. (law) Imputed by law; created to give legal effect to something for equitable reasons, as with constructive notice or a constructive trust.

SynonymsEdit

  • (carefully considered and meant to be helpful): productive

AntonymsEdit

  • (relating to or causing construction): destructive
  • (carefully considered and meant to be helpful): destructive

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FrenchEdit

AdjectiveEdit

constructive f

  1. feminine form of constructif