Synonyms

1. demolishing

noun. ['dɪˈmɑːlɪʃɪŋ'] complete destruction of a building.

Synonyms

  • leveling
  • devastation
  • tearing down
  • razing

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Words that Rhyme with Demolishing

  • abolishing
  • polishing

Example sentences of the word demolishing


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
An example is a heritage easement that prevents a property owner from demolishing an historic building.

Quotes containing the word demolishing


1. Men say they love independence in a woman, but they don't waste a second demolishing it brick by brick.
- Candice Bergen

2. Did he just rip out the engine?"I asked."Yes", Saiman said. "And now he is demolishing the Maserati with it."Ten seconds later Curran hurled the twisted wreck of black and orange that used to be the Maserati into the wall.The first melodic notes of an old song came from the computer. I glanced at Saiman.He shrugged. "It begged for a soundtrack.
- Ilona Andrews, Magic Slays

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