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Entry Word: destruction
Function: noun
Text: the state or fact of being rendered nonexistent, physically unsound, or useless <the violent storm resulted in the destruction of their tree house>
Synonyms annihilation, decimation, demolishment, demolition, desolation, devastation, extermination, extinction, havoc, loss, obliteration, ruin, ruination, wastage, wreckage
Related Words depredation, despoilment, despoliation; breakup, disintegration, dissolution; assassination, execution, killing, massacre, slaughter
Near Antonyms conservation, preservation, protection; reconstruction, re-creation, remodeling, renovation, restoration
Antonyms building, construction, erection, raising