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ruin

synonym (synonym of ruin)

  • (noun.state)
    an irrecoverable state of devastation and destruction (noun.state)
     
  • (noun.process)
    the process of becoming dilapidated (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.event)
    failure that results in a loss of position or reputation (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.act)
    destruction achieved by causing something to be wrecked or ruined (noun.act)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    destroy completely; damage irreparably (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.possession)
    reduce to bankruptcy (verb.possession)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    deprive of virginity (verb.contact)
     

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

  • a ruined building (noun.artifact)
    a structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place (noun.artifact)
     
  • an event that results in destruction (noun.event)
    an event (or the result of an event) that completely destroys something (noun.event)
     
  • an irrecoverable state of devastation and destruction (noun.state)
    the state of being decayed or destroyed (noun.state)
     
  • deprive of virginity (verb.contact)
    engage in sexual intercourse (verb.contact)
     
  • destroy or cause to fail (verb.social)
    hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of (verb.social)
     
  • destruction achieved by causing something to be wrecked or ruined (noun.act)
    the termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists (noun.act)
     
  • failure that results in a loss of position or reputation (noun.event)
    an event that does not accomplish its intended purpose (noun.event)
     
  • fall into ruin (verb.change)
    fall into decay or ruin (verb.change)
     
  • reduce to bankruptcy (verb.possession)
    make poor (verb.possession)
     
  • reduce to ruins (verb.contact)
    cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly (verb.change)
     
  • the process of becoming dilapidated (noun.process)
    the process of gradually becoming inferior (noun.process)
     

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

  • an event that results in destruction (noun.event)
    an event that results in total destruction (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    an irretrievable loss (noun.event)
     
  • destroy completely; damage irreparably (verb.contact)
    destroy by fire (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    make a pillaging or destructive raid on (a place), as in wartimes (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.cognition)
    find a flaw in (verb.cognition)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    ruin completely (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    destroy wantonly, as through acts of vandalism (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    destroy completely or make ugly or useless (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.creation)
    destroy completely (verb.creation)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    overcome or destroy (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.creation)
    destroy completely (verb.creation)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    destroy and strip of its possession (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    destroy by exploding (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.creation)
    destroy completely (verb.creation)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    smash or break forcefully (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    open violently (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    wear or destroy by the force of water (verb.contact)
     
  • destroy or cause to fail (verb.social)
    cause the ruin or downfall of (verb.social)
     
  • failure that results in a loss of position or reputation (noun.event)
    the downfall of someone (as of persons on one side of a conflict) (noun.event)
     

derivation (.... is derived from ruin)

  • an event that results in destruction (noun.event)
    extremely harmful; bringing physical or financial ruin (adj.all)
     
  • deprive of virginity (verb.contact)
    the act of depriving a woman of her virginity (especially by rupturing the hymen through sexual intercourse) (noun.act)
     
  • destroy completely; damage irreparably (verb.contact)
    the termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    destruction achieved by causing something to be wrecked or ruined (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a small fast lightly armored but heavily armed warship (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.event)
    an event (or the result of an event) that completely destroys something (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    an event that results in destruction (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a person who destroys or ruins or lays waste to (noun.person)
     
  • (adj.all)
    easily destroyed (adj.all)
     
  • destroy or cause to fail (verb.social)
    failure that results in a loss of position or reputation (noun.event)
     
  • destruction achieved by causing something to be wrecked or ruined (noun.act)
    destroy completely; damage irreparably (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    smash or break forcefully (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    reduce to ruins (verb.contact)
     
  • fall into ruin (verb.change)
    the process of becoming dilapidated (noun.process)
     
  • reduce to bankruptcy (verb.possession)
    inability to discharge all your debts as they come due (noun.state)
     
  • the process of becoming dilapidated (noun.process)
    bring into a condition of decay or partial ruin by neglect or misuse (verb.creation)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym derivation ruination dilapidation downfall laying waste destroy destruction devastation building edifice failure demolition finish desolation shipwreck burn desolate devastate destroy bust up wrack catastrophic ruinous dilapidate

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