social construct

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of social construct

formal
:an idea that has been created and accepted by the people in a society
  • Class distinctions are a social construct.

Word by Word Definitions

social play
  1. : involving allies or confederates

  2. : marked by or passed in pleasant companionship with friends or associates

  3. : sociable

  1. : sociable

construct play
  1. : to make or form by combining or arranging parts or elements : build

  2. : to draw (a geometrical figure) with suitable instruments and under specified conditions

  3. : to set in logical order

  1. : something constructed by the mind: such as

  2. : a theoretical entity

  3. : a working hypothesis or concept


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