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See definition of destructiveness on Dictionary.com
  • as inaggression
  • as inaggressiveness
  • as infatality
  • as inlethality
  • as inmilitance
  • as inviolence

synonyms for destructiveness

  • hostility
  • aggressiveness
  • antagonism
  • belligerence
  • blitz
  • combativeness
  • fight
  • pugnacity
  • push
  • combativeness
  • belligerence
  • belligerency
  • fight
  • hostility
  • militance
  • militancy
  • offensive
  • fighting spirit
  • hostile act
  • hostile behavior
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How to use destructiveness in a sentence

A long-lasting abundance of sibling planets might therefore have protected Earth from destructive chaos, and may be part of what made life on Earth possible, says astronomer Uffe Gråe Jørgensen of the Niels Bohr Institute in Copenhagen.
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Opinion research is a powerful tool, like a chainsaw or an Excel spreadsheet—efficient in the right hands, but destructive when not used with care.
POLLING IS DRIVING US MAD, BUT THE ALTERNATIVE WOULD BE MUCH WORSETIM FERNHOLZNOVEMBER 2, 2020QUARTZ
He gave the example of the destructive wildfires in California, which in previous years have been sparked by power lines in electrical networks that Tricoire said needed retrofitting.
HOW ENERGY COMPANIES CAN COMBAT CLIMATE CHANGENAOMI XU ELEGANTOCTOBER 27, 2020FORTUNE
He’s been enormously destructive, as destructive as he possibly could be.
GLORIA STEINEM: ‘I’VE NEVER SEEN THIS MUCH ACTIVISM IN MY LIFE’EHINCHLIFFEOCTOBER 26, 2020FORTUNE
I know for my part this constant sense of tethering has been destructive.
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As a representative of Cal Fire, the largest fire department in the state, McMorrow has witnessed the severity of these fires firsthand, believing them to be among the deadliest and most destructive on record.
SILICON VALLEY IS RESPONDING TO WILDFIRE SEASON BY MAKING FIREFIGHTING MORE PROACTIVEBRETT HAENSELOCTOBER 15, 2020FORTUNE
It is currently impossible to fully understand the geochemical forces that lead to these destructive scenarios.
A VOLCANOLOGIST SHOWS WHAT MAKES MAGMA GO BOOMSCIENCE FRIDAYOCTOBER 7, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
By then, QAnon had inspired a growing list of destructive, sometimes violent, acts.
FACEBOOK SAYS IT WILL EXTEND ITS QANON BANABBY OHLHEISEROCTOBER 6, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
For anyone who doubts the destructive power of poor leadership and a diseased corporate culture, the VW saga is a sobering lesson.
5 YEARS IN, DAMAGES FROM THE VW EMISSIONS CHEATING SCANDAL ARE STILL ROLLING INGEOFFREY COLVINOCTOBER 6, 2020FORTUNE
However, this level of hatred — which political scientists call “negative partisanship” — has reached levels that are not just bad for democracy, but are potentially destructive.
HOW HATRED CAME TO DOMINATE AMERICAN POLITICSLEE DRUTMAN (DRUTMAN@NEWAMERICA.ORG)OCTOBER 5, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
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WORDS RELATED TO DESTRUCTIVENESS

  • aggressiveness
  • antagonism
  • belligerence
  • blitz
  • combativeness
  • destructiveness
  • fight
  • hostility
  • pugnacity
  • push
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.