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adjective as in ruined

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He points out that nine states have abolished such waitlists.

It was regarded as so deeply onerous that the dictator Anastasio “Tachito” Somoza abolished it in 1970.

The directive dates back to 1986, was kept secret and reportedly was abolished.

Lucy can control matter, and all the rules of existence are abolished.

This is not to say that transit should be abolished, or go unimproved, especially not in urbanizing areas.

The intellect might be abolished so far as its participation in such an operation is concerned.

Congress declared the authority of England over the thirteen colonies abolished.

Then in the large parish churches the quartet of singers in the west gallery where the organ was placed had been abolished.

As the husband's rights to such an estate have been abolished in many states, we refrain from adding more principles.

This group agreed not to import slaves, wines or goods from Great Britain unless the objectionable taxes were abolished.


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On this page you'll find 149 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to abolished, such as: broken, demolished, devastated, lost, ravaged, and ruined.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.