social construct

Definition of social construct

formal

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

Word by Word Definitions

socialplay
  1. :  involving allies or confederates

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

    :  sociable

  1. :  sociable

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

    :  contrive, devise

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

  1. :  something constructed by the mind: such as

    :  a theoretical entity

    :  a working hypothesis or concept


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