Demolish vs Unbuild - What's the difference?

demolish | unbuild |


As verbs the difference between demolish and unbuild

is that demolish is to destroy; to destruct while unbuild is to dismantle or deconstruct (something previously built).

demolish

English

Verb

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  • To destroy; to destruct.
  • They demolished the old house and put up four townhouses.
  • (figuratively) To utterly defeat.
  • * {{quote-news
  • , year=2011 , date=October 2 , author=Kevin Core , title=Fulham 6 - 0 QPR , work=BBC Sport citation , page= , passage=Andrew Johnson scored a hat-trick as Fulham demolished London rivals Queens Park Rangers to win their Premier League fixture of the season.}}

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    unbuild

    English

    Verb

  • To dismantle or deconstruct (something previously built).
  • *{{quote-news, year=2007, date=July 2, author=Richard Eder, title=When People, Culture and Even Time Are Suspect, work=New York Times citation
  • , passage=His building and unbuilding , both, are a slog. }}