de·​struc·​tiv·​i·​ty di-ˌstrək-ˈti-və-tē How to pronounce destructivity (audio)
: capacity for destruction

Word History

First Known Use

1902, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of destructivity was in 1902

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Cite this Entry

“Destructivity.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Dec. 2023.

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