Raze to the ground - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
raze to the ground
raze something to the ground
to tear down something, usually a building, to ground level. The council decided to raze the old city hall to the ground. This building is to be razed to the ground.
References in periodicals archive
The local authority wants to raze to the ground
Twynyrodyn Junior School in Merthyr Tydfil, which closed four years ago, to make way for a housing development.