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eradicated

[ ih-rad-i-keyt ]SEE DEFINITION OF eradicated

Synonyms for eradicated

  • abolish
  • annihilate
  • eliminate
  • erase
  • expunge
  • exterminate
  • extinguish
  • stamp out
  • uproot
  • weed out
  • wipe out
  • abate
  • demolish
  • deracinate
  • efface
  • extirpate
  • liquidate
  • obliterate
  • off
  • purge
  • raze
  • scratch
  • scrub
  • squash
  • torpedo
  • total
  • trash
  • waste
  • blot out
  • do away with
  • mow down
  • root out
  • rub out
  • shoot down
  • take out
  • unroot
  • wash out
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Antonyms for eradicated

  • bear
  • build
  • create
  • ratify
  • construct
  • keep
  • schedule
  • set up
  • aid
  • assist
  • establish
  • fix
  • help
  • institute
  • plant
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ERADICATED

This cannot be eradicated, and must therefore be regulated,—the pleasure must be of the right sort.

The exhibition of the205 Deaf and Dumb will never be eradicated from my mind.

Nevertheless, they are also inborn and cannot easily be eradicated by education.

Slavery was the sole cause of the war, and shall it not be eradicated?

But if everything was eradicated, they would cease to exist as a people.

Let us thus preserve the root, because, if that is eradicated, it is all over with us.

Her faults were in a great manner subdued, but they were not eradicated.

They cannot be eradicated, but they can be modified and controlled.

These old prejudices must and can be eradicated—just as they were in Massachusetts.

It was a contagion, and it was equally obvious that it could be eradicated by segregation.

WORD ORIGIN

early 15c., from Latin eradicatus, past participle of eradicare "to root out" (see eradication). Related: Eradicated; eradicating; eradicable.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR ERADICATED

destroyed

adjectiveruined
  • abolished
  • annihilated
  • blasted
  • blighted
  • broken
  • consumed
  • demolished
  • devastated
  • devoured
  • disintegrated
  • eradicated
  • felled
  • gutted
  • incinerated
  • killed
  • lost
  • obliterated
  • overwhelmed
  • ravaged
  • razed
  • ruined
  • sacked
  • shattered
  • smashed
  • torn down
  • totaled
  • wasted
  • wiped out
  • wrecked
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