Thesaurus / ruin

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

I often point out how the ancient ruins are becoming more visible, but the girls couldn’t care less.
As I stood and stared at the vast ruins before me, I pressed play on my phone and found myself even more deeply transported.
TRAVEL BACK IN TIME AT MESA VERDEEMILY PENNINGTONSEPTEMBER 27, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
The Fed doesn’t seem very interested in explaining why, for example, a country as rich as ours has so many people just one step away from financial ruin — as Mary Daly’s own family was.
FED UP (EP. 390)STEPHEN J. DUBNERSEPTEMBER 26, 2019FREAKONOMICS
“That is it which shall work my ruin,” saith Edith, a-laughing.
JOYCE MORRELL'S HARVESTEMILY SARAH HOLT
If this evil be masturbation, then they are on the direct road to ruin, as will be seen described further on.
PLAIN TALKS ON AVOIDED SUBJECTSHENRY NEWELL GUERNSEY
All is not gold that glitters; and many a fine lad has been led to his ruin ere now by following some headlong fancy of his own.
TOM TUFTON'S TRAVELSEVELYN EVERETT-GREEN
There is no truth in the story that the Austrians neglected his education and connived at the ruin of his faculties.
MEMOIRS OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTE, COMPLETELOUIS ANTOINE FAUVELET DE BOURRIENNE
I think you ought to be allowed to ruin yourself and accelerate the revolution in any absurd way which may seem best to you.
The reason why I do not spend my days in despair and my nights in hopeless weeping simply is that I am in love with my own ruin.
THE JOURNAL OF A DISAPPOINTED MANWILHELM NERO PILATE BARBELLION
Might not the forgery itself from the very beginning have been part of a plan to ruin F.D.?
THE LIVING LINKJAMES DE MILLE

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