Destruction

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Destruction Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • termination by an act of destruction
  • an event (or the result of an event) that completely destroys something
  • a final state; "he came to a bad end"; "the so-called glorious experiment came to an inglorious end"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • the termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists ,
  • an event (or the result of an event) that completely destroys something ,
  • a final state; "he came to a bad end"; "the so-called glorious experiment came to an inglorious end"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Destruction'


  • Destruction: Heidegger Destruction Bay, Yukon, Canada Destruction (DC Comics), one of the Endless in Neil Gaiman's comic book series The Sandman Destruction (band),
  • Destruction (2012): Destruction (2012) was a professional wrestling pay-per-view (PPV) promoted by New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW). The event took place on September 23, 2012
  • Destruction '11: Destruction '11 was a professional wrestling pay-per-view (PPV) promoted by New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW). The event took place on October 10, 2011,
  • Destruction '07: Destruction '07 was a professional wrestling pay-per-view (PPV) promoted by New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW). The event took place on November 11, 2007
  • NJPW Destruction: article: Destruction '08 Main article: Destruction '09 Main article: Destruction '10 Main article: Destruction '11 Main article: Destruction (2012)
  • Night of Destruction: The six-CD box set Night of Destruction was a 2000 strictly limited copies compilation of the Stooges' rarest tracks issued by Revenge records in 1991
  • Destruction (2013): Destruction (2013) was a professional wrestling pay-per-view (PPV) promoted by New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW). The event took place on September 29, 2013
  • Destruction '08: Destruction '08 was a professional wrestling pay-per-view (PPV) promoted by New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW). The event took place on October 13, 2008,
  • Destruction '09: Destruction '09 was a professional wrestling pay-per-view (PPV) promoted by New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW). The event took place on November 8, 2009,
  • Destruction '10: Destruction '10 was a professional wrestling pay-per-view (PPV) promoted by New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW). The event took place on October 11, 2010,

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'Destruction' example sentence in quotations


* If destruction be our lot we must ourselves be its author and finisher. As a nation of free men we must live through all time, or die by suicide. - Abraham Lincoln

* People fo privilage will always risk their complete destruction rather than surrender any material part of their advantage. - John Kenneth Galbraith

* Power may be justly compared to a great river while kept within its bounds it is both beautiful and useful, but when it overflows its banks, it is then too impetuous to be stemmed it bears down all before it, and brings destruction and desolation wherever it goes. - Alexander Hamilton


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  • Destruction ISIS leaves behind
    PULVERISED buildings, rubble-strewn streets, torched cars — Shocking images have been published of Kobane after Islamic State jihadis were driven out. Read more on this news related to 'Destruction'
  • Does The Islamic State Have Weapons Of Mass Destruction?
    Do the jihadists Canada and her allies are combating in Iraq have weapons of mass destruction or are they capable of manufacturing them? The Canadian government has not been forthcoming with an answer. The head of media relations at the Department of National Defence, Daniel Le Bouthillier, passed the buck to the United States, stating simply that any "questi Read more on this news related to 'Destruction'
  • Massive destruction in Kobane after Kurds drive out IS jihadists
    Rubble strewn streets, gutted buildings: the ferocious battle for the Syrian border town of Kobane has wrought massive destruction, according to a team of AFP journalists who arrived on the scene Wednesday. Kurdish forces recaptured the town on the Turkish frontier from the Islamic State group on Monday in a symbolic blow for the jihadists who have seized swathes Read more on this news related to 'Destruction'

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