Example sentences for: dismantling

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

  • Jonathan Schell's cover story--the longest article in The Nation 's history--updates his 1982 book The Fate of the Earth . The article's conclusion: We should push for "horizontal" disarmament (taking weapons off alert, partially dismantling them) rather than "vertical" disarmament (abolishing weapons altogether).

  • Under a three-column photograph on its front page, the NYT reports that the federal government is considering the highly controversial step of dismantling four huge dams on Washington's Snake River.

  • Thus our strategy must match our means to two ends: dismantling the al Qaeda network and prevailing in the longer term over the ideology that gives rise to Islamist terrorism.

  • So many Modernist breakthroughs involved the visual dismantling of a woman--Picasso's Demoiselles d'Avignon (1907) on the second floor of MoMA, de Kooning's Woman, I (1950-51) on the third--that it should come as no surprise that Léger began the same way, with his systematically fragmented Woman in Blue (1912), the first piece in the exhibition.

  • Mike" thought the dismantling of the camp erased a possible site for targeting Bin Ladin.


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