demolisher


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demolisher

[dɪˈmɒlɪʃəʳ] N (lit, fig) → demoledor(a) m/f
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Yea, thou art still for me the demolisher of all graves: Hail to thee, my Will!
Phoebus!" In proportion as the work of the demolishers seemed to advance, the mother mechanically retreated, and pressed the young girl closer and closer to the wall.
Thus his role becomes that of a builder and demolisher at the same time - so as to "let some things go in order to get something back." In any case, his works are somehow refreshing.
It was a special hat-trick as the wickets included the world's finest batsman Virat Kohli, the demolisher of any attack AB De Villiers and one of best T20 batsman Marcus Stoinis.
JAMIE ROBERTS BATH'S brick-wall demolisher has been back to his old self in recent months with some sturdy showings in defence and trademark carries in attack.
"Against everything--the writer is a demolisher. He or she must demolish all taboos, all statues, all idols.
And with her credentials as a biodiversity sci- entist, author and co-editor of over 28 books, journals and research papers on biodiversity conservation and sustainable development, this multiple award winning glass-ceiling demolisher is inspiring a generation.
A few words about Sinclair Lewis are in order, if we are to evaluate the connection between his famous novel and Irving Babbitt, the scourge and demolisher of romanticism in its Rousseauistic variant.
(6) On Peter as "demolisher of primogeniture," see Stokl, "Problem der Thronfolgeordnung in Russland," 274; and Whittaker, "Chosen by 'All the Russian People,'" 3.
The next step in the evolution of history is the Enlightenment which, although itself the internal outcome of the activity of the institutions of monarchical absolutism, it later even cooperated with, ultimately became their very foe and remorseless demolisher.
Finn is stumped--how can he discover the identity of the demolisher, outsmart him and stop him before the catastrophes spread to Finn's own world?
Yama, at once lifesaver, demolisher, and--variously--sheet lightning,