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destroy

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1 to bring to a complete end the physical soundness, existence, or usefulness of
  • They practically destroyed the safe in order to get at the money inside.
  • Their poor scores on the final exam destroyed any chance they might have had to pass the course.
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2 to bring destruction to (something) through violent action
  • Wildfires destroyed thousands of acres in forests across the state.
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3 to deprive of life
  • Regrettably, the veterinarian was forced to destroy the injured horse.
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do away with, make away with

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