Meaning of 'concrete' (Webster Dictionary)
- United in growth; hence, formed by coalition of separate
particles into one mass; united in a solid form.
- Standing for an object as it exists in nature, invested
with all its qualities, as distinguished from standing for an attribute
of an object; -- opposed to abstract.
- Applied to a specific object; special; particular; --
opposed to general. See Abstract, 3. - A compound or mass formed by concretion, spontaneous
union, or coalescence of separate particles of matter in one body.
- A mixture of gravel, pebbles, or broken stone with cement
or with tar, etc., used for sidewalks, roadways, foundations, etc., and
esp. for submarine structures.
- A term designating both a quality and the subject in
which it exists; a concrete term.
- Sugar boiled down from cane juice to a solid mass. - To unite or coalesce, as separate particles, into a
mass or solid body. - To form into a mass, as by the cohesion or coalescence
of separate particles.
- To cover with, or form of, concrete, as a pavement.
Meaning of 'concrete' (Princeton's WordNet)
- cover with cement
- capable of being perceived by the senses; not abstract or imaginary
Example in sentence:
- concrete objects such as trees