destructionist

noun
de·​struc·​tion·​ist | \ di-ˈstrək-sh(ə-)nəst How to pronounce destructionist (audio) \

Definition of destructionist

: one who delights in or advocates destruction

First Known Use of destructionist

1833, in the meaning defined above

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“Destructionist.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/destructionist. Accessed 23 January 2020.

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