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synonyms for obliterate

  • annihilate
  • black out
  • eliminate
  • eradicate
  • erase
  • expunge
  • exterminate
  • knock out
  • obscure
  • ravage
  • smash
  • wash out
  • wipe out
  • ax
  • bog
  • cancel
  • cover
  • cut
  • defeat
  • delete
  • efface
  • extirpate
  • finish
  • kill
  • level
  • liquidate
  • nix
  • off
  • scratch
  • scrub
  • sink
  • squash
  • torpedo
  • total
  • trash
  • waste
  • zap
  • KO
  • X-out
  • blot out
  • blue pencil
  • do in
  • finish off
  • knock off
  • mark out
  • root out
  • rub off
  • rub out
  • shoot down
  • take apart
  • take out
  • wipe off face of earth
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antonyms for obliterate

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  • add
  • aid
  • assist
  • bear
  • build
  • create
  • fix
  • help
  • revive
  • begin
  • construct
  • initiate
  • keep
  • leave alone
  • save
  • schedule
  • set up
  • start
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How to use obliterate in a sentence

That’s giving a show that doesn’t need any help more ammunition to obliterate expectations.
‘THE MANDALORIAN’S’ SECOND SEASON HAS BEGUN — AND SECRECY IS STILL WHAT HELPS MAKE IT TICKDAVID BETANCOURTOCTOBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Four years earlier, when Richard Nixon obliterated George McGovern, the first presidential election in which Kosik was eligible to vote, she didn’t.
SHE’S 70 YEARS OLD AND HAD NEVER VOTED. BUT THIS ELECTION WAS TOO IMPORTANT TO SIT OUT.KAREN HELLEROCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The power of numbers and the longest guns cannot destroy principle nor obliterate truth.
THE PROBLEM OF CONFEDERATE STATUES ON U.S. PUBLIC LANDSALEX HEARDSEPTEMBER 28, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
Then, the edge of that bubble would expand across the cosmos at the speed of light, obliterating anything in its path with no warning.
‘THE END OF EVERYTHING’ EXPLORES THE WAYS THE UNIVERSE COULD PERISHEMILY CONOVERAUGUST 4, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
When a government officer “fraudulently alters, falsifies, conceals, destroys, or obliterates any account” they can be prosecuted.
AUDIT FINDS SWEETWATER OFFICIALS DELIBERATELY MANIPULATED FINANCESWILL HUNTSBERRYJUNE 23, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
For the time being the interests of an enterprise of five thousand would obliterate those of fifty.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
He loved to trace her name linked with his own, and then to obliterate it again, in case anyone would see it.
THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH
Therefore, Socialism, excluding competition inspired by self-interest would obliterate the social dividend.
THE INHUMANITY OF SOCIALISMEDWARD F. ADAMS
All the vindictiveness and rancor of a party press could not obliterate these traits, and character sufficed to put down calumny.
THE KNIGHT OF GWYNNE, VOL. II (OF II)CHARLES JAMES LEVER
The latter has allowed its prejudices and its feelings to obliterate or to stultify its reason.
ISLAM HER MORAL AND SPIRITUAL VALUEARTHUR GLYN LEONARD
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