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Meaning of “tear sth down” - Learner’s Dictionary

tear sth down

phrasal verb with tear     /teər/ verb ( past tense tore, past participle torn)
to intentionally destroy a building or structure: They tore down the old hospital and built some offices.Destroying and demolishingDamaging and spoiling
Translations of “tear sth down”
in Chinese (Traditional) 推倒,拆毀…
in Russian сносить (здание)…
in Turkish yıkmak, yerle bir etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 推倒,拆毁…
in Polish burzyć coś, wyburzyć coś…
(Definition of tear sth down from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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