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laying waste, wrecking, ruination, ruining, ruin
n. destruction achieved by causing something to be wrecked or ruined
ruin
n. a ruined building; "they explored several Roman ruins"
ruination, ruin, downfall
n. failure that results in a loss of position or reputation
ruination, ruin
n. an event that results in destruction
ruin, dilapidation
n. the process of becoming dilapidated
ruination, ruin
n. an irrecoverable state of devastation and destruction; "you have brought ruin on this entire family"
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ruin, deflower
v. deprive of virginity; "This dirty old man deflowered several young girls in the village"
ruin, destroy
v. destroy completely; damage irreparably; "You have ruined my car by pouring sugar in the tank!"; "The tears ruined her make-up"
ruin
v. fall into ruin
smash, break, ruin, bankrupt
v. reduce to bankruptcy; "My daughter's fancy wedding is going to break me!"; "The slump in the financial markets smashed him"
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fall
n. a lapse into sin; a loss of innocence or of chastity; "a fall from virtue"
wreck
n. a ship that has been destroyed at sea
putrefaction, depravity, depravation, degeneracy, corruption
n. moral perversion; impairment of virtue and moral principles; "the luxury and corruption among the upper classes"; "moral degeneracy followed intellectual degeneration"; "its brothels, its opium parlors, its depravity"; "Rome had fallen into moral putrefaction"
bad luck, misfortune
n. unnecessary and unforeseen trouble resulting from an unfortunate event
mischance, misadventure, mishap
n. an instance of misfortune
cataclysm, tragedy, disaster, catastrophe, calamity
n. an event resulting in great loss and misfortune; "the whole city was affected by the irremediable calamity"; "the earthquake was a disaster"
ruination, ruin, downfall
n. failure that results in a loss of position or reputation
downfall, fall
n. a sudden decline in strength or number or importance; "the fall of the House of Hapsburg"
wipeout, demolition, destruction
n. an event (or the result of an event) that completely destroys something
ruination, ruin
n. an event that results in destruction
desolation, devastation
n. an event that results in total destruction
personnel casualty, loss
n. military personnel lost by death or capture
impairment, harm, damage
n. the occurrence of a change for the worse
pin, fall
n. when a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat
collapse, crash
n. a sudden large decline of business or the prices of stocks (especially one that causes additional failures)
ignominy, disgrace, shame
n. a state of dishonor; "one mistake brought shame to all his family"; "suffered the ignominy of being sent to prison"
nemesis, bane, affliction, curse, scourge
n. something causes misery or death; "the bane of my life"
handicap, incapacitate, invalid, disable
v. injure permanently; "He was disabled in a car accident"
impoverish, deprive
v. take away
damage
v. suffer or be susceptible to damage; "These fine china cups damage easily"
dynamite
v. blow up with dynamite; "The rock was dynamited"
decimate
v. kill one in every ten, as of mutineers in Roman armies
press out, crush out, stub out, extinguish
v. extinguish by crushing; "stub out your cigar"
disenable, incapacitate, disable
v. make unable to perform a certain action; "disable this command on your computer"
destroy, demolish
v. defeat soundly; "The home team demolished the visitors"
get the better of, defeat, overcome
v. win a victory over; "You must overcome all difficulties"; "defeat your enemies"; "He overcame his shyness"; "He overcame his infirmity"; "Her anger got the better of her and she blew up"
capitulate
v. surrender under agreed conditions
undermine, cave
v. hollow out as if making a cave or opening; "The river was caving the banks"
slaughter, butcher
v. kill (animals) usually for food consumption; "They slaughtered their only goat to survive the winter"
put down, destroy
v. put (an animal) to death; "The customs agents destroyed the dog that was found to be rabid"; "the sick cat had to be put down"
break
v. find a flaw in; "break an alibi"; "break down a proof"
root out, deracinate, extirpate, uproot
v. pull up by or as if by the roots; "uproot the vine that has spread all over the garden"
destruct, destroy
v. do away with, cause the destruction or undoing of; "The fire destroyed the house"
pulverise, pulverize, demolish
v. destroy completely; "the wrecking ball demolished the building"; "demolish your enemies"; "pulverize the rebellion before it gets out of hand"
extirpate
v. surgically remove (an organ)
dilapidate
v. bring into a condition of decay or partial ruin by neglect or misuse
flag, swag, droop, sag
v. droop, sink, or settle from or as if from pressure or loss of tautness
reave, foray, pillage, ransack, rifle, strip, loot, despoil, plunder
v. steal goods; take as spoils; "During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners"
plague, blight
v. cause to suffer a blight; "Too much rain may blight the garden with mold"
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success
n. an event that accomplishes its intended purpose; "let's call heads a success and tails a failure"; "the election was a remarkable success for the Whigs"
resort, repair
v. move, travel, or proceed toward some place; "He repaired to his cabin in the woods"
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