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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DESTRUCTION
This time the Romans decided to be thorough in their work of destruction.
The unfit brought in for strength are weakness and destruction.
When the fire was vanquished, it had practically completed its work of destruction.
As for that precocious damsel, she would run no least risk of destruction by the satyr.
All that fiendish cruelty and the demon of destruction could do was done.
Amid the din and dust little but destruction can be discerned.
He urged them to rise and join in the destruction of the white invaders.
We know right from wrong because the destruction is plain in human experience.
Dumb with fright, the boys stood and looked at the destruction.
Let us realize with holy satisfaction the destruction of Satanic power.
early 14c., from Old French destruction (12c.) and directly from Latin destructionem (nominative destructio) "a pulling down, destruction," from past participle stem of destruere "tear down" (see destroy).
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR DESTRUCTION
- wiping out