Example sentences for: demolition

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

  • Thus, competition in a market characterized by increasing returns is--as it must be--a sort of demolition derby in which only some of those who enter cross the finish line.

  • The Israeli newspaper Ha'aretz led Thursday with an exclusive report saying that the latest draft of the U.S. peace initiative required that Israel stop expanding its West Bank settlements and "refrain from demolishing 1800 [Palestinian] homes currently slated for demolition."

  • The only survivor known to have escaped from the heart of the impact zone described the 81st floor-where the wing of the plane had sliced through his office-as a "demolition" site in which everything was "broken up" and the smell of jet fuel was so strong that it was almost impossible to breathe.

  • Kapnikaréa was earmarked for demolition in the 1830s but was saved by the personal intervention of Prince Ludwig of Bavaria, father of Greece’s first king.

  • The recent demolition of the undistinguished church next the Palau is part of a long-awaited expansion plan.

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