Definition of deconstruct
1 : to examine (something, such as a work of literature) using the methods of deconstruction
2 : to take apart or examine (something) in order to reveal the basis or composition often with the intention of exposing biases, flaws, or inconsistencies deconstruct the myths of both the left and the right — Wayne Karlin
3 : to adapt or separate the elements of for use in an ironic or radically new way uses his masterly tailoring skills to deconstruct the classics — Vogue
deconstructiveplay \-tiv\ adjective
deconstructorplay \-tər\ noun
Examples of deconstruct in a Sentence
deconstructing the economic theories of John Maynard Keynes
Recent Examples of deconstruct from the Web
The show's deconstructed perspective was also echoed in the designer's beauty inspiration: The art of expeditiously—yet glamorously—getting ready.
Retracing the origins of Dior Homme without a hint of nostalgia, 41-year-old Belgian designer Van Assche took the house’s bread-and-butter two-piece and deconstructed it to produce an edgy, celebratory show.
The show examines stereotypes, hyperbolizes them, then deconstructs them.
As a result, Watchmen—which came years before The Avengers, X-Men: First Class, and Snyder’s own Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice—ended up deconstructing a genre that, at least cinematically, was still in its infancy.
The two artists deconstructed a five-pound riyal and turned each shape and image into a work of art to show how Qatar has come to presume its riches are taken as a given, said Al-Semaitt.
Church representative David Thurau noted residents' concerns and indicated a willingness to research options for possibly deconstructing the home and recycling and/or repurposing vintage components such as wooden beams, door knobs, copper, etc.
Some of Singapore’s newer cafes and restaurants get a little wacky with their kaya, pairing it with cheese and fruit, smearing it on oddly flavored crackers, and even deconstructing it in cocktails.
The satellite also will test a new way of transmitting data, using a high-frequency antenna with an alternative design that will unfold in space, like deconstructed origami.
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