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ruin

ruin - Dictionary definition and meaning for word ruin

Definition
(noun) an irrecoverable state of devastation and destruction
Synonyms : ruination
Example Sentence
  • you have brought ruin on this entire family

Definition
(noun) a ruined building
Example Sentence
  • they explored several Roman ruins

Definition
(noun) the process of becoming dilapidated
Synonyms : dilapidation

Definition
(noun) an event that results in destruction
Synonyms : ruination

Definition
(noun) failure that results in a loss of position or reputation
Synonyms : downfall , ruination

Definition
(noun) destruction achieved by causing something to be wrecked or ruined
Definition
(verb) destroy completely; damage irreparably
Synonyms : destroy
Example Sentence
  • You have ruined my car by pouring sugar in the tank!
  • The tears ruined her make-up

Definition
(verb) destroy or cause to fail
Example Sentence
  • This behavior will ruin your chances of winning the election

Definition
(verb) reduce to bankruptcy
Synonyms : bankrupt , break , smash
Example Sentence
  • My daughter's fancy wedding is going to break me!
  • The slump in the financial markets smashed him

Definition
(verb) reduce to ruins
Example Sentence
  • The country lay ruined after the war

Definition
(verb) deprive of virginity
Synonyms : deflower
Example Sentence
  • This dirty old man deflowered several young girls in the village

Definition
(verb) fall into ruin

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