as in creative
having a role in deciding something's final form his experiences as an exchange student played a constructive part in the course that his life would take

Synonyms & Similar Words

Relevance

Antonyms & Near Antonyms

Thesaurus Entries Near constructive

Cite this Entry

“Constructive.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/constructive. Accessed 30 May. 2024.

More from Merriam-Webster on constructive

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!