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English definition of “demolish”


verb [T] (EAT)    /dɪˈmɒl.ɪʃ/ US  /-ˈmɑː.lɪʃ/ humorous
to quickly eat all the food you have been given: Joe demolished an enormous plateful of sausages and chips.EatingBiting, chewing and swallowing demolition     /ˌdem.əˈlɪʃ.ən/ noun [C or U] the act of destroying something such as a building: the demolition of dangerous buildingsDestroying and demolishingDamaging and spoiling
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