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That’s giving a show that doesn’t need any help more ammunition to obliterate expectations.

Four years earlier, when Richard Nixon obliterated George McGovern, the first presidential election in which Kosik was eligible to vote, she didn’t.

The power of numbers and the longest guns cannot destroy principle nor obliterate truth.

Then, the edge of that bubble would expand across the cosmos at the speed of light, obliterating anything in its path with no warning.

When a government officer “fraudulently alters, falsifies, conceals, destroys, or obliterates any account” they can be prosecuted.

Israel has destroyed 80% of the ones they have found, and needs only a few days to obliterate the rest.

A failure to act “would erode, perhaps obliterate” the taboo against such weapons.

Destroy them God, obliterate them from the face of the earth.

He promised to obliterate Obamacare “and replace it with real reform.”

Yet to destroy the precious book would be to obliterate centuries of information about the Ma family line.

For the time being the interests of an enterprise of five thousand would obliterate those of fifty.

He loved to trace her name linked with his own, and then to obliterate it again, in case anyone would see it.

Therefore, Socialism, excluding competition inspired by self-interest would obliterate the social dividend.

All the vindictiveness and rancor of a party press could not obliterate these traits, and character sufficed to put down calumny.

The latter has allowed its prejudices and its feelings to obliterate or to stultify its reason.


On this page you'll find 109 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to obliterate, such as: annihilate, black out, eliminate, eradicate, erase, and expunge.

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