- Word Parts
|part of speech:
||rased, rases, rasing, razed, razes, razing
||to knock down or tear down (a structure); level.
The old stadium was razed in order to build the new sports complex.
- demolish, level, tear down, wreck
- similar words:
- annihilate, bulldoze, desolate, destroy, devastate, dismantle, fell, flatten, lay waste, topple, total
||efface, obliterate, waste
The word raze
contains the following part:
ras, rad, raz
that means scrape