The definition of concrete is something real.(adjective)
An example of concrete is evidence that the world is not flat.
The definition of concrete means to make something into a solid mass.(verb)
An example of concrete is to form small pieces of stone into one solid mass.
Concrete is defined as a mixture of cement sand, gravel and water which dries hard and strong and is used as a material for building.
An example of concrete is what many driveways are made of.
See concrete in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME concret < L concretus, pp. of concrescere: see concrescence
See concrete in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English concret
Origin: , from Latin concrētus
Origin: , past participle of concrēscere, to grow together, harden
Origin: : com-, com-
Origin: + crēscere, to grow; see ker-2 in Indo-European roots.
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