destroying meaning


    Definition of destroying in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFdestroySGdestroysPT, PPdestroyedPREdés-SUF-ing
    1. present participle of destroy.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • The memory leak happened because we forgot to destroy the temporary lists.
        • The earthquake destroyed several apartment complexes.
        • Smoking destroys the natural subtlety of the palate
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Morphemes
        • Suffixes
          • Words by suffix
            • Words suffixed with -ing
        • Verbs
          • Verb forms
            • Participles
              • Present participles
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        Meaning of destroying for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "destroying" is a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
        Difficultness: Level 2
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        Definiteness: Level 1
        Definite    ➨     Versatile