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Synonyms and Antonyms of destruction

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destruction

synonym (synonym of destruction)

  • (noun.act)
    the termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.event)
    an event (or the result of an event) that completely destroys something (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.state)
    a final state (noun.state)
     

hypernym (destruction IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a final state (noun.state)
    the way something is with respect to its main attributes (noun.tops)
     
  • an event (or the result of an event) that completely destroys something (noun.event)
    event whose occurrence ends something (noun.event)
     
  • the termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists (noun.act)
    the act of ending something (noun.act)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF destruction relation)

  • an event (or the result of an event) that completely destroys something (noun.event)
    total destruction (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    the complete destruction of every trace of something (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    (usually plural) a destructive action (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    the event of a structure being completely demolished and leveled (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    an event that results in destruction (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    the destruction or collapse of something (noun.event)
     
  • the termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists (noun.act)
    an act that has disastrous consequences (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the destruction of an enemy plane or ship or tank or missile (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    destruction achieved by causing something to be wrecked or ruined (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    complete destruction of a building (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    destruction by annihilating something (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    destroying or killing a large part of the population (literally every tenth person as chosen by lot) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of destroying yourself (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (euphemism) the removal of a threat by killing or destroying it (especially in a covert operation or military operation) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a deliberate act of destruction or disruption in which equipment is damaged (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of exterminating (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    an act of mass destruction and loss of life (especially in war or by fire) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of demolishing (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (law) the intentional destruction of a document or an alteration of it that destroys its value as evidence (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    willful wanton and malicious destruction of the property of others (noun.act)
     

derivation (.... is derived from destruction)

  • a final state (noun.state)
    bring to an end or halt (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    disappear or come to an end (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.creation)
    put an end to (verb.creation)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical (verb.stative)
     
  • an event (or the result of an event) that completely destroys something (noun.event)
    kill in large numbers (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    wipe out the effect of something (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    mark for deletion, rub off, or erase (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    remove from memory or existence (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.creation)
    eliminate completely and without a trace (verb.creation)
     
  • (verb.creation)
    destroy completely (verb.creation)
     
  • the termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists (noun.act)
    cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    destroy completely; damage irreparably (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.creation)
    do away with, cause the destruction or undoing of (verb.creation)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym derivation devastation demolition wipeout death end conclusion ending termination finish state disaster kill laying waste ruin demolishing leveling desolate devastate destroy ruin destruct annihilate

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