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Hypernyms for destroy

defeat kill get the better of unmake overcome undo

Definitions for destroy

  • verb - defeat soundly; "The home team demolished the visitors"
  • verb - 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"
  • verb - destroy completely; damage irreparably; "You have ruined my car by pouring sugar in the tank!"; "The tears ruined her make-up"
  • verb - do away with
  • Pronounciation of destroy

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    Synonyms for destroy

    ruin destruct demolish put down

    Antonyms for destroy

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    Holonyms for destroy

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    Hyponyms for destroy

    rase uproot exterminate cut to ribbons lay waste to ravage bust subvert spoil explode wreck wash out get rid of destruct sweep away pulverise break up tear down eradicate dilapidate burn waste scourge vandalize get despoil consume wrack kill do away with end interdict disassemble break apart take down extirpate demyelinate smash fire devastate harry vandalise devour violate shipwreck kick in extinguish self-destruct fracture demolish dismantle level pull down root out swallow burn down desolate break do a job on rape plunder bust up kick down eliminate self-destroy wipe out pulverize take apart raze

    Meronyms for destroy

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    Sounds like destroy

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