Part of speech:
Loose fragments, such as sand or gravel, that have been worn away from rock.
A ship that has been disabled or destroyed by a storm or other disaster
Widespread destruction; devastation.
A highly infectious, usually fatal, epidemic disease; a pestilence.
An abrupt loss of perceived value or of effect:
The bacterium, fungus, or virus that causes such a disease.
The system of adjudication that declares instances of bankruptcy:
Waste is matter excreted from the body, or unwanted or discarded matter.
Destruction; ruin; end
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 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.
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 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:
A loss of wealth, rank, reputation, or happiness; ruin.
A devastating or being devastated; destruction; desolation
Destruction is defined as the tearing down or dismantling or killing of something.
The definition of bane means something that will kill, destroy or distress someone.
(Now Rare) A fatal epidemic disease; esp., bubonic plague
The act or process of excavating.
A sudden violent change in the earth's surface; a cataclysm.
A devastating flood.
Masonry made of rubble; rubblework
A destroying or being destroyed; annihilation; abolition
A demolishing or being demolished; often specif., destruction by explosives
A tow truck used to move disabled or wrecked vehicles.
A person or thing that destroys
A noteworthy achievement or success:
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:
The gaining of fame or prosperity:
Gradual development toward maturity
An original product of human invention or artistic imagination:
A structure, such as a building, framework, or model.
To rape is to force someone to engage in sexual intercourse against their will or to pillage and destroy something.
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