To that end, deconstruction of an old order is in, well, order.
deconstruction is kid stuff—this one delves deep into the psychology behind the universal need to confront evil.
The standout of the collection was the designer's deconstruction of standard jacket cuts.
The Atelier Versace collection emphasized the deconstruction and reassembly of garments using patent-leather strips.
The largest mass grave in America existed uneasily as both hallowed ground and deconstruction site.
Game of Thrones is a show that provokes—or even forces—viewer evaluation, deconstruction, and discussion.
1973, as a strategy of critical analysis, in translations from French of the works of philosopher Jacques Derrida (b.1930). The word was used in English in a literal sense from 1865 of building and architecture, and in late 1860s sometimes as an ironic variant of Reconstruction in the U.S. political sense.