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Definition 1: spoiled or ruined or demolished - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where destroyed or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • war left many cities destroyed
  • Alzheimer's is responsible for her destroyed mind

(destroyed is similar to ...) destroyed in an accident

"a wrecked ship" "a highway full of wrecked cars"

(destroyed is similar to ...) laid waste by war

(destroyed is similar to ...) used of automobiles; completely demolished

"the insurance adjuster declared the automobile totaled"

(destroyed is similar to ...) ruined or disrupted

"our shattered dreams of peace and prosperity" "a tattered remnant of its former strength" "my torn and tattered past"

(destroyed is similar to ...) having everything destroyed so nothing is left salvageable by an enemy

"Sherman's scorched earth policy"

(destroyed is similar to ...) brought to ruin

"after the revolution the aristocracy was finished" "the unsuccessful run for office left him ruined politically and economically"

(destroyed is similar to ...) having fallen in or collapsed

"a fallen building"

(destroyed is similar to ...) of a conditioned response; caused to die out because of the absence or withdrawal of reinforcement

(destroyed is similar to ...) destroyed or killed

"we are gone geese"

(destroyed is similar to ...) having been robbed and destroyed by force and violence

"the raped countryside"

(destroyed is similar to ...) torn down and broken up

(destroyed is similar to ...) destroyed or badly damaged by fire

"a row of burned houses" "a charred bit of burnt wood" "a burned-over site in the forest" "barricaded the street with burnt-out cars"

(destroyed is similar to ...) destroyed financially

"the broken fortunes of the family"

(destroyed is similar to ...) reduced to nothingness

(destroyed is similar to ...) affected by blight; anything that mars or prevents growth or prosperity

"a blighted rose" "blighted urban districts"

(destroyed is similar to ...) destroyed completely

(means also ...) harmed or injured or spoiled

"I won't buy damaged goods" "the storm left a wake of badly damaged buildings"

Definition 2: destroyed physically or morally - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for destroyed in the sense of this definition

(destroyed is similar to ...) spiritually or physically doomed or destroyed

"lost souls" "a lost generation" "a lost ship" "the lost platoon"

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