nukes

present tense third-person singular of nuke
as in ruins
to bring to a complete end the physical soundness, existence, or usefulness of a pretty sizable piece of real estate would be nuked if an asteroid struck

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“Nukes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nukes. Accessed 28 Jan. 2023.

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