Example sentences for: demolished

How can you use “demolished” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • He bought several Strip properties — the Silver Slipper and Castaways among them — and demolished them to make way for a new kind of resort — Mirage —  which became an instant success.

  • The fortress’s principal building, which may have been Henry’s headquarters, has been demolished.

  • By the time the Russians finally took Budapest, three-quarters of its buildings were demolished and the Hungarian death toll in the war came to about half a million.

  • On the dock, Tina and her husband, Harry Evans, who was the person who hired me as an editor at Random House and who once demolished me in pingpong in between swimming laps at his health club--and I'm a pretty good ping pong player--were spotted, saying hello or goodbye to this luminary or that one.

  • So great is the pressure on the available land that most of Hong Kong’s colonial architectural heritage has been demolished and replaced by new skyscrapers.

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