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Synonyms for raze
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English Synonyms and Antonyms5.0 / 1 vote

  1. raze

    A building, monument, or other structure is demolished when reduced to a shapeless mass; it is razed when leveled with the ground; it is destroyed when its structural unity is gone, whether or not its component parts remain. An edifice is destroyed by fire or earthquake; it is demolished by bombardment; it is ruined when, by violence or neglect, it has become unfit for human habitation. Compare ABOLISH; BREAK.

    Synonyms:
    demolish, destroy, overthrow, overturn, ruin

    Antonyms:
    build, construct, create, make, repair, restore

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms5.0 / 1 vote

  1. raze

    Synonyms:
    demolish, level, prostrate, overthrow, dismantle, subvert, reduce, ruin, destroy, debase

    Antonyms:
    raise, erect, build, rear, repair, restore

Princeton's WordNet2.0 / 1 vote

  1. level, raze, rase, dismantle, tear down, take down, pull downverb

    tear down so as to make flat with the ground

    "The building was levelled"

    Synonyms:
    demean, note, rase, bring down, let down, level off, disgrace, even out, take down, disassemble, degrade, strip, put down, down, lower, dismantle, tear down, take apart, push down, knock down, level, pull down, charge, break up, break apart, get down, even, point, flush, cut down

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. razeverb

    Synonyms:
    overthrow, demolish, subvert, destroy, ruin

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. razeverb

    Synonyms:
    erase, efface, rase, overthrow, subvert, demolish

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "raze":

    shave, shave-a, bulldoze

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How to use raze in a sentence?

  1. Phelim Kine:

    That's staggering, that's the equivalent of telling a United States citizen that an American corporation is going to raze Yosemite, or in the UK that they'll pave the Lake District. The environmental impacts are almost incalculable.


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