Recent Examples of teardown from the Web
The Marlins were in the process of rebuilding from the ground up, a massive roster teardown that ultimately resulted in Giancarlo Stanton, Marcell Ozuna and Christian Yelich all being traded this winter.
Sidewalks were boards from the lumberyard dismantled just to the north and other area teardowns.
New owner Joe Condo, along with his business partner, Jeff Lambert, said the restoration project included a complete teardown of the building's interior, including the walls, flooring, plumbing, and electrical.
Once a Roaring '20s showplace, now a $2.5 million teardown: Forgotten places don't age well.
The nearly $300,000 project was a complete teardown of the building's interior, including walls, flooring, plumbing and electrical, according to co-owner Joe Condo.
The San Francisco brass, determined to continue filling out AT&T Park, resisted calls for a teardown, arguing the team’s core was still in its prime.
Step 9 of the teardown shows soft glue pulling away as the base is lifted off the site.
The Jazz don’t need to start selling off for a complete teardown, but this could be a rebuild-on-the-fly situation.
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Examples of tear down in a Sentence
vandals tore down the wooden fence blocking the entrance to the beach
the new owners apparently bought the house just to tear it down and build a lavish mansion in its place
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tear down Synonyms
beat, best, clobber, conquer, crush, defeat, drub, lick, master, overbear, overcome, overmatch, prevail (over), rout, scotch, skunk, subdue, surmount, thrash, trim, triumph (over), trounce, wallop, whip, win (against);
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