HyperDic: raze

English > 1 sense of the word raze:
VERBcreationraze, level, rase, dismantle, tear down, take down, pull downtear down so as to make flat with the ground
raze > pronunciation
Soundsrey'z
Rhymesablaze ... ways: 57 rhymes with eyz...
English > raze: 1 sense > verb 1, creation
Meaningtear down so as to make flat with the ground.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymslevel, rase, dismantle, tear down, take down, pull down
Narrowerbulldozeflatten with or as if with a bulldozer
Broaderdestroy, destructDo away with, cause the destruction or undoing of
Oppositeraise, erect, rear, set up, put upConstruct, build, or erect
Spanisharrasar, desarticular, desmantelar, igualar
Catalanarrasar, desarticular, igualar, talar
Nounsrazingcomplete destruction of a building
razingthe event of a structure being completely demolished and leveled

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