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synonyms for disintegrating

  • collapsing
  • decaying
  • breaking
  • breaking up
  • in ruins
  • crumbling
  • crunching
  • crushing
  • eroding
  • grating
  • milling
  • powdering
  • rubbing
  • scraping
  • shivering
  • smashing
  • bone-crushing
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How to use disintegrating in a sentence

His Unity was steadily disintegrating into a paradoxical Trinity.
THE NECESSITY OF ATHEISMDR. D.M. BROOKS
It seems that an atom of radium does actually disintegrate, and by disintegrating give out energy.
INVENTIONBRADLEY A. FISKE
And what of those atoms disintegrating while others are still being created in the reactor?
THE ATOMIC FINGERPRINTBERNARD KEISCH
It was the disintegrating blast, hurled out of the bottom in many fan-shaped rays.
ASTOUNDING STORIES, APRIL, 1931VARIOUS
In the bottom were holes of two shapes—rocket tubes and disintegrating projectors.
ASTOUNDING STORIES, APRIL, 1931VARIOUS
But what kept Holmes' attention were the wires running from the magneto to the mixing chambers of the disintegrating tubes.
ASTOUNDING STORIES, APRIL, 1931VARIOUS
They generate a ray of almost infinite frequency, much higher than the disintegrating ray the Jovians use.
GIANTS ON THE EARTHSTERNER ST. PAUL MEEK
The wave of reversion seems to have received its initial impulse in the psychologically disintegrating effects of the Civil War.
THE THEORY OF THE LEISURE CLASSTHORSTEIN VEBLEN
Whether the common point system, therefore, can long withstand the force of these disintegrating influences remains to be seen.
RAILROADS: RATES AND REGULATIONSWILLIAM Z. RIPLEY
Their digging and tunnelling lets dissolving water and disintegrating air into the earth and deepens the prairie soil.
WATCHED BY WILD ANIMALSENOS A. MILLS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO DISINTEGRATING

  • corrosity
  • corrosive
  • disintegrating
  • erosivity
  • bone-crushing
  • crumbling
  • crunching
  • crushing
  • disintegrating
  • eroding
  • grating
  • milling
  • powdering
  • rubbing
  • scraping
  • shivering
  • smashing
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.