demolish · verb T /dɪˈmɑl.ɪʃ/Full view
B2 to completely destroy a building, especially in order to use the land for something else
Dictionary example:

A number of houses were demolished so that the supermarket could be built.

Learner example:

The building was demolished, and so was the dream of a house of the[ir] own. (First Certificate in English; B2; Danish)

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