In dramatic lore their names are Death, destruction, Pestilence, and Famine.
Anti-Israelism has always been about the destruction of one nation and one people.
Talia watched images of destruction on her TV screen and decided to do something.
Jamelle Bouie on why that would mean the destruction of the Republican Party.
Of course, Israel cannot be expected to negotiate with anyone who is dedicated to its destruction.
There would not have been any destruction of property whatever.
But that was the last act of destruction that the Banshee was destined to accomplish.
He must be aware of no less a thing than the destruction of the past.
All this because of the destruction of an American battleship in the harbor of Havana.
Discovering subsequently, however, that the strangers were Christians, the shah contrived a plot for their destruction.
early 14c., from Old French destruction (12c.) and directly from Latin destructionem (nominative destructio) "a pulling down, destruction," from past participle stem of destruere "tear down" (see destroy).
in Job 26:6, 28:22 (Heb. abaddon) is sheol, the realm of the dead.