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English verb: dismantle

1. dismantle (creation) tear down so as to make flat with the ground


SamplesThe building was levelled.


Synonymslevel, pull down, rase, raze, take down, tear down


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)destroy, destruct


Narrower (hyponym)bulldoze


Antonymserect, put up, set up, rear, raise

2. dismantle (creation) take apart into its constituent pieces


Synonymsbreak apart, break up, disassemble, take apart


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)destroy, destruct


Antonymsassemble, put together, tack together, piece, set up, tack

3. dismantle (change) take off or remove


SamplesStrip a wall of its wallpaper.


Synonymsstrip


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)remove, take, take away, withdraw









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