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  Words related to destruction

Related / Similar Words: devastation, demolition, wipeout, end, death

 

Definition:
  • termination by an act of destruction;
  • an event (or the result of an event) that completely destroys something;
  • a final state; "he came to a bad end"; "the so-called glorious experiment came to an inglorious end";

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    Hyponyms: disaster, kill, laying waste, ruin, ruining, ruination, wrecking, razing, leveling, tearing down, demolishing, annihilation, obliteration, decimation, self-destruction, neutralization, neutralisation, sabotage, extermination, liquidation, holocaust, demolition, spoliation, vandalism, hooliganism, malicious mischief, disintegration, eradication, ravage, depredation, wrack, rack

     

    Derivational Morphology: lay waste to, waste, devastate, desolate, ravage, scourge, destroy, destruct, ruin, eliminate, annihilate, extinguish, eradicate, wipe out, decimate, carry off, kill, obliterate, erase, cancel out, sweep away, demolish, pulverize, pulverise, die, end, terminate, stop, finish, cease

     

     
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