But this turkey-trot-tango business—it's goin' to be the ruination of the home.
"That child will be my ruination," he muttered, seating himself at the desk.
A man may be bald-headed, and it's genteel; but to be barefooted, it's ruination.
It is ruination to a good book not to cut it right through into the corners.
A fast horse on a farm is ruination to the boys, for it starts ...