Part of speech:
destruction achieved by causing something to be wrecked or ruined
(Countable, sometimes in the plural) The remains of a destroyed or dilapidated construction, such as a house or castle.
A cause of ruin.
The act or work of a wrecker
To break into pieces
To fail to fulfill; cancel:
To have sexual intercourse with (a woman who is a virgin).
(Slang) To reduce in rank; demote.
To let out or draw off (a gas, for example) from a container.
To deplete of energy or resources.
To fleece is defined as to trick someone, or to shave the wool off of a animal.
To reduce is to make something smaller or to become or feel smaller, or forcing someone into a less desirable position.
To reduce to poverty; make poor.
To cause the ruin of; wreck.
To reduce the value or quality of; impair or spoil:
To damage or destroy (another's property) willfully or maliciously.
To cause to serve a purpose other than the original or established one; commandeer or redirect:
To overindulge so as to cause to demand or expect too much
To wreak destruction.
To perish is to suffer death, ruin or destruction.
To bring about the downfall, destruction, or ending of, especially by force or concerted action:
Mangle is defined as to destroy by tearing, crushing or bruising.
To adjust or adapt to a certain level.
To damage or impair.
To cause to weaken, be damaged, or diminish, as in quality:
To do harm to; hurt, damage, etc.
To move downward to a lower level; be reduced:
To condemn to ruination or death.
Change the appearance of something/someone to the negative.
To break beyond recovery or repair so that the only options are abandonment or the clearing away of useless remains (if any) and starting over.
To deprive of something of value by or as by force; rob; plunder
The definition of desolate is to abandon or make deserted.
To harm or insult a sacred thing.
To consume or reduce to a very low amount; use up:
To damage (someone's reputation, for example) severely.
(Obs.) To undo; destroy
(Usage Problem) To inflict great destruction or damage on:
To fall into ruin:
To cause to fold, break down, or fall down or inward.
To spoil by poor work or poor performance; bungle
To present with an excessive amount:
To oppress harshly
To give way or be made otherwise useless as a result of excessive strain:
Total means to add things up.
To appear to move downward, as the sun or moon in setting.
To reach the end of a task, course, or relationship:
To give money to in return for goods or services rendered:
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
To create is to make something.
To develop and reach maturity.
To aid in the growth of; strengthen:
To create (an argument or a sentence, for example) by systematically arranging ideas or terms.
To set free from the consequences of sin; redeem:
To make restitution of; give back:
To rape is to force someone to engage in sexual intercourse against their will or to pillage and destroy something.
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