pl n mainly military
- explosives, as when used to blow up bridges, etc
- (as modifier)a demolitions expert
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Words nearby demolitions
Example sentences from the Web for demolitions
Broh was blamed for the demolitions, despite the fact that the Ministry of Public Works also played a key role.
We'd heard theories ranging from stray artillery fire, to demolitions detonated far beneath the city streets.The Extinction Parade: An Original Zombie Story by Max Brooks|Max Brooks|January 14, 2011|DAILY BEAST
His confidence was supreme as he fled through outer darkness toward the eery light which came from the area of demolitions.
Guardsman Jaeger fired his demolitions as he left, firing the screen generator with his last flare.Indirection|Everett B. Cole
Weapons and demolitions require strength, carefulness and good sense rather than great dexterity.The Armed Forces Officer|U. S. Department of Defense
Then he will be astonished to find how much is left, in spite of fires, reconstructions and demolitions, to illustrate the past.London|Walter Besant
But in general he lamented the demolitions and destructions which accompanied the triumphal march of commerce.Mr. Punch's History of Modern England Vol. II (of IV),--1857-1874|Charles L. Graves