Definition Of demolish
pull or knock down (a building).
The plans comprise demolishing the pub and building seven three-bedroom houses, a four-storey block of eight, two-bedroom flats and a two-storey block with a flat and car park.
Example Of demolish
(He used the figure to demolish one of the arguments against expansion).
After all, Scottish football teams have constantly demonstrated their ability to demolish our dreams without external assistance.
Back at the ranch Bobby Joe was cooking up a feast of chilly dogs and all the trimmings and on return the golfers proceeded to demolish the food.
Besides, we don't know whether or not Adam will start a rock band, demolish the debating team and edit the leftist student paper.
Church authorities decided to demolish the building because it was proving too costly to maintain.