Translation: from greek to english

from english to greek

raze to the

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  • Raze (Underworld) — Underworld character name = Koro caption = Grevioux portrays Raze in Underworld gender = Male race = Lycan occupation = Lycan Warrior family = location = HUN children = status = Deceased first = Underworld last = portrayer = Kevin Grevioux… …   Wikipedia

  • raze — verb a) To demolish; to level to the ground. The word ‘laconic’ derives from Lakon (“person from Lakonia”) the district around Sparta in southern Greece in ancient times, whose inhabitants were famous for their brevity of speech. When threatened… …   Wiktionary

  • raze — verb the old library will be razed on Saturday Syn: destroy, demolish, raze to the ground, tear down, pull down, knock down, level, flatten, bulldoze, wipe out, lay waste See note at destroy …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • raze — (also rase) 1 completely destroy; tear down (esp. raze to the ground). 2 erase; scratch out (esp. in abstract senses). Etymology: ME rase = wound slightly f. OF raser shave close ult. f. L radere ras scrape …   Useful english dictionary

  • Raze — may refer to: * Demolition * Raze, Haute Saône, a town in France * Raze (house music group) * Raze (Christian pop group) * Raze (Underworld), a fictional character in the Underworld films …   Wikipedia

  • Raze — Raze, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Razed} (r[=a]zd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Razing}.] [F. raser. See {Rase}, v. t.] [Written also {rase}.] 1. To erase; to efface; to obliterate. [1913 Webster] Razing the characters of your renown. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Raze (house music group) — Raze is a electronic dance music group assembled by instrumentalist and producer Vaughan Mason. He is the same Vaughan Mason who produced the hit Bounce, Rock, Skate, Roll for Brunswick Records in 1979. The group also contained vocalist Keith… …   Wikipedia

  • Raze — (r[=a]z), n. [See {Race}.] A Shakespearean word (used once) supposed to mean the same as race, a root. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • raze — is now the standard spelling for the verb meaning ‘to destroy or tear down’ (as in The building was razed to the ground), not rase …   Modern English usage

  • raze — [ reız ] verb transitive to completely destroy a building or town: The troops attacked his village and razed it to the ground …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • raze — [reız] v [T usually passive] [Date: 1500 1600; : Old French; Origin: raser, from Latin radere to scrape, shave ] to completely destroy a town or building ▪ In 1162 Milan was razed to the ground by imperial troops …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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