Synonyms of leveling


1. grading, leveling, construction, building

usage: changing the ground level to a smooth horizontal or gently sloping surface

2. razing, leveling, tearing down, demolishing, destruction, devastation

usage: complete destruction of a building

3. equalization, equalisation, leveling, act, deed, human action, human activity

usage: the act of making equal or uniform


1. level, aim, take, train, take aim, direct

usage: aim at; "level criticism or charges at somebody"

2. level, raze, rase, dismantle, tear down, take down, pull down, destroy, destruct

usage: tear down so as to make flat with the ground; "The building was levelled"

3. flush, level, even out, even, change surface

usage: make level or straight; "level the ground"

4. charge, level, point, aim, take, train, take aim, direct

usage: direct into a position for use; "point a gun"; "He charged his weapon at me"

5. level, talk, speak

usage: talk frankly with; lay it on the line; "I have to level with you"

6. level, level off, change surface

usage: become level or even; "The ground levelled off"

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