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RAZING

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does razing mean? 

RAZING (noun)
  The noun RAZING has 2 senses:

1. the event of a structure being completely demolished and leveled
2. complete destruction of a building

  Familiarity information: RAZING used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


RAZING (noun)


Sense 1razing [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The event of a structure being completely demolished and leveled

Classified under:

Nouns denoting natural events

Synonyms:

razing; wrecking

Hypernyms ("razing" is a kind of...):

demolition; destruction; wipeout (an event (or the result of an event) that completely destroys something)


Sense 2razing [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Complete destruction of a building

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Synonyms:

demolishing; tearing down; leveling; razing

Hypernyms ("razing" is a kind of...):

destruction; devastation (the termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists)


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