Definition of 'bulldoze'
Example sentences containing 'bulldoze'
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The tranquillity of countless thousands of people will be harmed, homes will be bulldozed and air quality degraded. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The couple were given two hours to clear out their belongings before their home was bulldozed. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Fans originally feared the properties would be bulldozed to make way for new builds. The Sun (2009)Walls and parts of royal buildings were bulldozed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Both the residential block and the school buildings should be bulldozed. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Hundreds of homes will be bulldozed. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Up to 3,500 houses could be bulldozed in all. Times, Sunday Times (2013)What happened was that buildings were bulldozed, neighbourhoods torn apart and families trapped in abandoned streets. Times, Sunday Times (2012)While homes are being bulldozed for lack of occupants in the northwest, comparable properties in the south sell for a fortune. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Now the council flat he was given in compensation is also to be bulldozed, to make way for a new national stadium. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Others said that they were given minimal compensation before their homes were bulldozed, leaving them with little hope of buying a suitable replacement. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Afterwards, the family's home was bulldozed. Times, Sunday Times (2011)A third bought a property beside a main road, only to discover that the road could be widened and the house bulldozed. Times, Sunday Times (2007)HUNDREDS of British expats face having their dream homes bulldozed in Spain. The Sun (2011)A total of 1,500 homes would be bulldozed along with 30 listed buildings. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Used Rarely. bulldoze is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'bulldoze'
British English: bulldoze VERB
If people bulldoze something such as a building, they knock it down using a bulldozer.
She defeated developers who wanted to bulldoze her home to build a supermarket.
Definition of bulldoze from the Collins English Dictionary
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