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destroyed verb

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  • shipwreck — ► NOUN 1) the destruction of a ship at sea by sinking or breaking up. 2) a ship so destroyed. ► VERB (be shipwrecked) ▪ suffer a shipwreck …   English terms dictionary

  • destroy — verb 1 damage sth so badly that it no longer exists ADVERB ▪ completely, entirely, totally, utterly ▪ all but, almost, effectively, nearly, practically …   Collocations dictionary

  • destroy — verb Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French destroy , destrui , stem of destrure, from Vulgar Latin *destrugere, alteration of Latin destruere, from de + struere to build more at structure Date: 13th century transitive verb 1. to ruin the… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • go up — verb 1. move upward (Freq. 19) The fog lifted The smoke arose from the forest fire The mist uprose from the meadows • Syn: ↑rise, ↑lift, ↑arise, ↑move up, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • put down — verb 1. cause to sit or seat or be in a settled position or place (Freq. 6) set down your bags here • Syn: ↑set down, ↑place down • Hypernyms: ↑put, ↑set, ↑place, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • set off — verb 1. put in motion or move to act (Freq. 4) trigger a reaction actuate the circuits • Syn: ↑trip, ↑actuate, ↑trigger, ↑activate, ↑spark off, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • destroy — verb 1) their offices were destroyed by bombing Syn: demolish, knock down, level, raze (to the ground), fell; wreck, ruin, shatter; blast, blow up, dynamite, explode, bomb Ant: build …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • die out — verb 1. become extinct (Freq. 2) Dinosaurs died out • Syn: ↑die off • Hypernyms: ↑disappear, ↑vanish, ↑go away • Verb Frames …   Useful english dictionary

  • burn down — verb 1. burn completely; be consumed or destroyed by fire (Freq. 3) The hut burned down The mountain of paper went up in flames • Syn: ↑burn up, ↑go up • Hypernyms: ↑burn, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • burn up — verb 1. burn brightly (Freq. 1) Every star seemed to flare with new intensity • Syn: ↑flare, ↑flame up, ↑blaze up • Derivationally related forms: ↑flare (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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