demolish definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To tear straight down completely; raze.
    • to accomplish away with totally; end.
    • To damage (someone's reputation, as an example) severely. See Synonyms at damage.
    • To put or pull down; to raze; to destroy the textile of; to pull to pieces; to harm.
    • to-tear straight down completely; raze.
    • To do away with totally; end.
    • To harm (somebody's reputation, for example) severely. See Synonyms at damage.
    • To put or pull down; to raze; to destroy the fabric of; to pull to pieces; to damage.
  • verb:
    • To destroy; to destruct
    • To utterly conquer
    • destroy completely
    • beat soundly
    • humiliate or depress entirely
    • To destroy; to destruct
    • To entirely conquer
    • demolish entirely
    • beat soundly
    • humiliate or depress totally
  • others:
    • To toss or pull-down; destroy the architectural character of, as a building or a wall; lower to damages.
    • To destroy generally; put an end to; harm entirely; set waste.
    • Synonyms Raze, Demolish. Raze, to level using the ground; demolish, to destroy by total separation of parts. A property is razed when it is leveled, whether or not it largely keeps together; its demolished if torn to pieces, whether or not some areas of it stand in location.
    • To toss or pull down; destroy the architectural character of, as a building or a wall; decrease to ruins.
    • To destroy in general; stop; damage entirely; set waste.
    • Synonyms Raze, Demolish. Raze, to level aided by the surface; demolish, to destroy by complete separation of components. A residence is razed when it's leveled, just because it mainly holds together; its demolished if torn to pieces, even in the event some parts of it stand in destination.

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