DISMANTLE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of dismantle
Definition:
v. take apart; disassemble; tear down
Example:
Some analysts speculate that Citigroup is facing pressure to dismantle from the federal government.
Personnel overseen by a team of international monitors took the first step on the road to dismantling what is believed to be one of the world’s largest arsenals of the weapons of mass destruction.
Sentence in Classic:
Two great yellow caravans had halted one morning before the door and men had come tramping into the house to dismantle it.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
Here, then, we see that, while to dismantle this fortress occasioned Ottaviano no loss, its construction gave the French king no sort of advantage.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
So to hold it they were compelled to dismantle many cities in the country, for in truth there is no safe way to retain them otherwise than by ruining them.
The Prince By Nicolo Machiavelli Context
The furniture was scattered about in every direction, with dismantled shelves and open drawers, as if the lady had hurriedly ransacked them before her flight.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Natasha was sitting on the floor of her dismantled room with dresses, ribbons, and scarves strewn all about her, gazing fixedly at the floor and holding in her hands the old ball dress (already out of fashion) which she had worn at her first Petersburg ball.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The French evacuation began on the night between the sixth and seventh of October: kitchens and sheds were dismantled, carts loaded, and troops and baggage trains started.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
And if in the councils then held any Florentine recommended that Arezzo should be dismantled, they who thought themselves wiser than their fellows objected, that to do so would be little to the honour of our republic, since it would look as though she lacked strength to hold it.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context