The J in its name actually stands for Jian—annihilate, eliminate.
And there is no doubt that a people must defend itself against those who wish to harm it, destroy it, or annihilate it.
The consequences of the repeated failed attempts to annihilate Israel should and will be reflected in the final status.
“Thirty minutes alone with a man is enough for him to annihilate you,” she remarks, knowingly.
He then went on to compare us to Amalek, the Biblical nation that God commands the Jews to annihilate.
The Chief's warriors would intercept, ambush and annihilate every war party headed for his camp.
The introduction of Christianity did not annihilate the older cults.
I hope Lee will make the most of his time, and annihilate their drilled and seasoned troops.
He might well think: Why does she, whom I love so dearly, want to annihilate me?
Destroy my past, annihilate my present, dissipate my future, and then it will be permitted to me to live in obscurity!
1520s, from an obsolete adjective meaning "reduced to nothing" (late 14c.), originally the past participle of a verb, anihil, from Old French annichiler (14c.), from Late Latin annihilare "to reduce to nothing," from Latin ad- "to" (see ad-) + nihil "nothing" (see nil). Related: Annihilated; annihilating.