What is the opposite of building?

Need antonyms for building? Here's a list of opposite words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Noun
Opposite of a structure with a roof and walls, such as a house or factory
“She flew above Bloor's Academy and the castle ruin, saw something that caused her to lose her concentration, and began to drop toward the earth.”
Noun
Opposite of the action or trade of constructing something
“During this time the temple was rebuilt following the demolition of its predecessor.”
Noun
Opposite of a very large house
Noun
Opposite of a building or other object constructed from several parts
“I need that small part replaced as soon as possible.”
Noun
Opposite of the act of founding
Noun
Opposite of a place where one lives or calls home
“She works at the office, goes to court, practices the organ almost every night, and spends a lot of time with Mrs. Witherspoon.”
Noun
Opposite of the action or process of bringing something into existence
“As much as it may surprise you, I do have a plan, a diabolical plan for the destruction of Hydrogen Guy and his infernal cohorts.”
Noun
Opposite of the physical structure or framework for an object
Noun
Opposite of the action of establishing something or being established
Adjective
Opposite of becoming larger in size, degree or intensity
“There will be a point in the refurbishment process where the law of diminishing returns comes into play.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to put together using parts or materials
“We expect that they will reject plans to demolish a water tower after strong condemnation from the public.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to establish and develop
“After years of planning, the government would decide to scrap the building of a contentious monument.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to develop in magnitude or extent
“Ongoing tensions will diminish relations between the two nations if things do not improve.”
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Nearby Words
8-letter Words Starting With
Find Antonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2021