Recent Examples of teardown from the Web
Preceded by Giancarlo Stanton and Marcell Ozuna in the Marlins’ galling teardown, the former first-round pick was the youngest of the troika and, thanks to his contract, the most valuable.
The stadium project now is expected to be a complete teardown and rebuild under the direction of Howard Slusher, a longtime adviser to Nike co-founder Phil Knight.
Instead, Jeter and the Marlins’ new principal owner, Bruce Sherman, directed a teardown after completing their $1.2 billion purchase from Jeffrey Loria (Jeter is said to have a 4 percent stake in the club).
And the Astros have again risen after a teardown of their roster that broke Navarette's heart.
Under Jeff Luhnow, Houston’s ultra-statistically minded GM, the Astros embarked on an unprecedented teardown, averaging 103 losses in his first three years at the helm.
But Jackson opted to take the Browns' job, not realizing that Sashi Brown had a teardown in mind.
The consensus within the previous Marlins’ front office was to begin a teardown and rebuild a year ago, mirroring the process used by the Chicago Cubs and Houston Astros.
But the teardown is worth noting in light of a TechCrunch report from September that said Google is indeed building a touchscreen tabletop device.
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First Known Use of teardown
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
First Known Use of tear down
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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