Definition of construction paper in English:

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construction paper


[mass noun] North American
A type of thick coloured paper used for making models, designs, and other craftwork.
Example sentences
  • Book artists may use handmade papers, archival art paper, construction paper purchased in bulk or no paper at all.
  • The brayers will come in handy when decorating craft bags, construction paper, wrapping paper, stationery and much more.
  • Bake a few batches of cookies that your child can lovingly decorate and wrap with colored plastic wrap and ribbons; or create thank-you cards on regular old printer paper or construction paper.

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