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Origin of destruction
OTHER WORDS FROM destructionnon·de·struc·tion, nounpre·de·struc·tion, nounsem·i·de·struc·tion, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for destruction
And the Gävle Goat, apparently a sensitive creature, took the destruction hard.
Gävle Goat must be dreading the imminent holiday and his fifty-fifty chance of destruction.
And suddenly you were in the throes of both creation and destruction.
The F4 twister cut a long swath of destruction that crossed just four blocks from my house.Heed the Warnings: Why We’re on the Brink of Mass Extinction|Sean B. Carroll|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Third, the destruction: These hedge-fund managers want to eliminate all limits and oversight of charter schools.Hunger Games Comes to New York State’s Public Schools|Zephyr Teachout|November 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He knew that the second destruction of the boats, but in a different way, would fill them with awe.The Keepers of the Trail|Joseph A. Altsheler
Foiled for the time being in his constructive policy, Borrow turned his attention to one of destruction.The Life of George Borrow|Herbert Jenkins
Had the children run along here their destruction would have been almost certain.The Argosy|Various
These few feet of made ground were probably formed by the destruction of the city by Titus.Jerusalem Explored, Volume I--Text|Ermete Pierotti
He had recourse, therefore, to the most perfidious means to compass his destruction.Chronicle of the Conquest of Granada|Washington Irving