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verb [transitive] level pronunciation in American English /ˈlev(ə)l/
Word Forms
present tense
present participleleveling or levelling
past tenseleveled or levelled
past participleleveled or levelled
  1. 1
    to make something flat
    Level the ground carefully before you start to pour the cement.
  2. 2
    to destroy a building or group of buildings
    Hundreds of houses were leveled by the tornado.


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