Thesaurus

decimation

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of decimation

the state or fact of being rendered nonexistent, physically unsound, or useless
  • the virtual decimation of the coastal town by the hurricane

Synonyms for decimation

Words Related to decimation

Near Antonyms for decimation

Antonyms for decimation

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About decimation

Thesaurus Entries Near decimation

decimating

decimation

decimations

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Decimation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/decimation. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Flower Edition

Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!