Definition of Structure:

  1. Construct or arrange according to a plan; give a pattern or organization to.

  2. The arrangement of and relations between the parts or elements of something complex.

  3. Construction or framework of identifiable elements (components, entities, factors, members, parts, steps, etc.) which gives form and stability, and resists stresses and strains. Structures have defined boundaries within which (1) each element is physically or functionally connected to the other elements, and (2) the elements themselves and their interrelationships are taken to be either fixed (permanent) or changing only occasionally or slowly. See also infrastructure, superstructure, and system.

Synonyms of Structure

Construction, Form, Formation, Shape, Composition, Fabric, Anatomy, Make-up, Constitution, Dymaxion house, IC analysis, Platonic form, Platonic idea, White House, Action, Adobe house, Aesthetic form, Anagnorisis, Anatomy, Angle, Appositive, Archetype, Architectonics, Architecture, Argument, Arrange, Arrangement, Array, Art form, Assemblage, Assemble, Assembly, Atmosphere, Attribute, Attributive, Background, Build, Build up, Building, Buildup, Casa, Cast, Catastrophe, Character, Characterization, Clarity, Clear-cutness, Clearness, Cliff dwelling, Coherence, Color, Combination, Combine, Complement, Complex, Complication, Compose, Composition, Compound, Concord, Configuration, Conformation, Connectedness, Consist of, Consistency, Constitute, Constitution, Construct, Construction, Construction modifier, Consulate, Continuity, Contrivance, Cool off, Country house, Country seat, Crystallinity, Cut, Cutting, Dacha, Deanery, Deep structure, Definition, Denouement, Deploy, Deployment, Design, Development, Device, Direct object, Directness, Disposal, Dispose, Disposition, Distinctness, Dwelling house, Edifice, Embassy, Embodiment, Embody, Enter into, Episode, Erection, Establishment, Explicitness, Fable, Fabric, Fabricate, Fabrication, Falling action, Farm, Farmhouse, Fashion, Fashioning, Feel, Figuration, Figure, Filler, Finish, Form, Form-function unit, Format, Formation, Frame, Framework, Function, Genre, Getup, Gimmick, Go into, Grade, Grain, Granular texture, Hall, Harmonize, Harmony, Hierarchize, House, Houseboat, Immediate constituent analysis, Impression, Incident, Incorporate, Incorporation, Indentation, Indirect object, Inner form, Join, Junction, Knub, Lake dwelling, Lay out, Layout, Levels, Limpidity, Line, Line up, Lineup, Living machine, Local color, Lodge, Lucidity, Make, Make up, Makeup, Manor house, Manse, Marshal, Marshaling, Matrix, Merge in, Methodize, Mix, Mixture, Modality, Mode, Model, Modifier, Mold, Mood, Morphology, Motif, Movement, Mythos, Nap, Nature, Network, Normalize, Nub, Object, Order, Organization, Organize, Pacify, Packaged house, Parsonage, Pattern, Peace, Pellucidity, Penthouse, Peripeteia, Perspicuity, Phrase structure, Piece together, Piecing together, Pile, Pit, Plain English, Plain speech, Plain style, Plainness, Plan, Plot, Pock, Predicate, Prefab, Prefabricated house, Prefabrication, Presidential palace, Proportion, Prototype, Protuberance, Put together, Putting together, Pyramid, Qualifier, Quiet, Quietude, Ranch house, Rank, Ranks, Recognition, Rectory, Regularity, Regularize, Regulate, Rising action, Roof, Routine, Routinize, Scheme, Secondary plot, Set, Set up, Setup, Shag, Shallow structure, Shape, Shaping, Significant form, Simplicity, Skeleton, Skyscraper, Slant, Slot, Slot and filler, Sod house, Split-level, Stamp, Standardize, Story, Straightforwardness, Strata, Structuring, Style, Subject, Subplot, Superstructure, Surface, Surface structure, Surface texture, Switch, Symmetry, Syneresis, Syntactic analysis, Syntactic structure, Syntactics, Syntax, Synthesis, Synthesize, System, Systematize, Tagmeme, Texture, Thematic development, Theme, Tone, Topic, Tower, Town house, Tranquilize, Tranquillity, Transparency, Transpicuity, Turn, Twist, Type, Unadorned style, Unambiguousness, Underlying structure, Unequivocalness, Uniformity, Unite in, Unmistakableness, Vicarage, Wale, Weave, Woof, Word arrangement, Word order, Arrange, Organize, Order, Design, Shape, Give structure to, Assemble, Construct, Build, Put together

How to use Structure in a sentence?

  1. I enjoy working for this multi-level marketing company and I have made a lot of sales, but the company´┐Żs bonus structure leaves a lot to be desired.
  2. The famous architect wasnt always a hit with the critics, but even his strongest detractors had to admit the new museum was an impressive structure .
  3. The game is structured so that there are five ways to win.
  4. The physical structure of the house was sturdy enough to withstand the strong winds of the hurricane while the houses next to it were blown away.
  5. Flint is extremely hard, like diamond, which has a similar structure.

Meaning of Structure & Structure Definition