estrepe

transitive verb

es·​trepe
ə̇ˈstrēp,
eˈ-
-ed/-ing/-s
: to wreak needless destruction or waste upon compare estrepement

Word History

Etymology

Middle French estreper, from Latin exstirpare to root out

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“Estrepe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/estrepe. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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