concrete

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Pronunciation[change]

Noun[change]

Singular
concrete

Plural
concretes

  1. (uncountable) Concrete is a type of mix that, when dried, hardens, often for sidewalks.
    Did you know that the sidewalk was made out of concrete?
    The project involved materials such as specialized mineral-rich soils, sands, and concretes specifically designed for this purpose.
    The ground is made of concrete and asphalt.

Verb[change]

Plain form
concrete

Third-person singular
concretes

Past tense
concreted

Past participle
concreted

Present participle
concreting

  1. (transitive) If you concrete something, you cover it with or in concrete.

Adjective[change]

Positive
concrete

Comparative
more concrete

Superlative
most concrete

  1. A synonym for strong.
    There is no concrete evidence to say that Bill really does like salad.