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Synonyms for destructiondɪˈstrʌk ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. destruction, devastation(noun)

    the termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists

    end, death, desolation, wipeout, devastation, ravaging, destruction, demolition

  2. destruction, demolition, wipeout(noun)

    an event (or the result of an event) that completely destroys something

    destruction, wipeout, end, demolition, death, devastation

  3. end, destruction, death(noun)

    a final state

    "he came to a bad end"; "the so-called glorious experiment came to an inglorious end"

    goal, remainder, devastation, terminal, last, expiry, conclusion, end, ending, death, demolition, demise, wipeout, dying, remnant, closing, destruction, close, final stage, oddment, decease

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. destruction

    damage, detriment, disadvantage, harm, hurt, injury, loss, ruin, waste

    advantage, avail, benefit, emolument, expediency, gain, good, improvement, proceeds, profit, receipts, return, returns, service, usefulness, utility, value

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. destruction(n.)

    demolition, subversion, overthrow, ruin, havoc, shipwreck

  2. destruction(n.)

    desolation, devastation, ravage

  3. destruction(n.)

    eradication, extirpation, extinction

  4. destruction(n.)

    death, slaughter, murder, massacre

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