Synonyms and Antonyms of demolish
- developers demolished the old warehouse to make room for the new shopping mall
- most of the buildings in the town had been demolished in the bombing raid
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)
- terrorists used a powerful pipe bomb to demolish the concrete wall around the compound
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