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demolish

1. verb pull down building or structure2. verb destroy (sth) by accident3. verb completely refute (argument etc)4. verb bring down (custom, systems)5. verb easily defeat (opponent etc)6. verb consume voraciously 1 verb pull down building or structure TRANSITIVEleag verb  c m uthey demolished the old house leag siad an seanteach, chart siad an seanteachthe school's been completely demolished tá an scoil leagtha go talamh 2 verb destroy (sth) by accident TRANSITIVEscrios verb  c m umill verbloit verb  c m uthe statue was demolished by a lorry rinne leoraí smionagar den dealbhthe bridge was demolished in the earthquake scriosadh an droichead sa chrith talún
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3 verb completely refute (argument etc) TRANSITIVEdeireadh a chur lebain dá chosathat myth was completely demolished by scientists chuir eolaithe deireadh leis an miotas sin, scrios eolaithe an miotas sin 4 verb bring down (custom, systems) TRANSITIVEdeireadh a chur lethis could demolish their faith d'fhéadfadh sé seo deireadh a chur lena gcreideamh 5 verb easily defeat (opponent etc) TRANSITIVEgread verb  c m ubuail gan strótreascair verb  c m uthey demolished Kerry thug siad greadadh do Chiarraí, bhuail siad Ciarraí go héasca, bhuail siad Ciarraí go furasta 6 verb informal consume voraciously TRANSITIVEalp verb  c m uplac verb  c m uhe demolished the cake d'alp sé siar an cáca, d'ith sé an císte go craosach