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Synonyms for demolition
ˌdɛm əˈlɪʃ ən, ˌdi mə-de·mo·li·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. destruction, demolition, wipeoutnoun

    an event (or the result of an event) that completely destroys something

    Synonyms:
    destruction, wipeout, end, death, devastation

  2. demolitionnoun

    the act of demolishing

    Synonyms:
    destruction, wipeout

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  1. demolitionnoun

    Synonyms:
    overthrow, destruction, ruin

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#317end
#967death
#2902removal
#3369clearance
#5264destruction
#14288demolition
#14357destroying
#24076devastation
#25179demolished
#30770dismantling
#46733scrapping
#50422wipeout
#119665bulldozing

How to use demolition in a sentence?

  1. The Belfast-born Branagh:

    Judi Dench both provides that emotional trigger, and has the mastery of the language, so it's the most comprehensive demolition of a foolish human being that one might imagine, when it's ... embodied by someone like Judi Dench you know you have a wonderful piece of dramatic writing embodied by a great performer and you hit the jackpot.

  2. Naomi Watts:

    She's going through something very different than he is, but yet she also needs a jolt, demolition.

  3. Chen Jiangang:

    Based on our current understanding of the situation, these charges are false, if they had actively cooperated with the demolition of the church's cross, there would not be any case today.

  4. Debbie Stabenow:

    This is not a relocation. It is a demolition.

  5. Jeffrey Lewis:

    The connection of the cooling loop helps explain other activities seen at the 50MW( e) reactor in recent years, connecting the secondary cooling loop suggests, in hindsight, that the demolition of the apparent spent-fuel building was an early sign that North Korea intends to complete construction of the reactor.


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