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destruction meaning

EN[ˌdɪsˈtɹʌkʃən] [-ʌkʃən]
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WDestruction
  • Destruction is the concept of damage to an object, system, being or idea. It may also refer to:
  • Destruction Bay, Yukon, Canada
  • Destruction (DC Comics), one of the Endless in Neil Gaiman's comic book series The Sandman
  • Destruction (band), a German thrash metal band
  • Destruction (film), a 1915 film starring Theda Bara
  • "The Destruction", a song from the musical Carrie
  • Appetite for Destruction the debut album of the American hard rock band Guns N' Roses
  • Symphony of Destruction a single by Megadeth from the album Countdown to Extinction
FR destruction

    Definition of destruction in English Dictionary

  • NounPLdestructionsPREdés-SUF-tion
    1. The act of destroying.
      1. The destruction of the condemned building will take place at noon.
    2. The results of a destructive event.
      1. Amid the seemingly endless destruction, a single flower bloomed.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • They will not submit to the destruction of their rights.
      • A certain amount of collateral damage and destruction to the surrounding environment has always been viewed as a necessary but generally undesirable by-product of military conflict.
      • The ravages of war decimated the country: death, destruction and pestilence resulted from the bombings.
    2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
      • We were appalled by the utterness of the destruction.
      • Hoffman's view is that all terrorists have goals, and that it is dangerous to see them only as madmen bent on destruction.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
        • Singularia tantum
          • Uncountable nouns
      Related Links:
      1. fr destruction
      2. en destructions
      3. fr destructions
      4. en destructionist
      5. en destructionists
      Source: Wiktionary
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      Meaning of destruction for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "destruction" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
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