verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
SYNONYMS FOR ruin
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Origin of ruin
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Example sentences from the Web for ruin
So perfect that we wonder if we should risk ruining it by asking for yet another take.‘The Comeback’ Finale: Give Lisa Kudrow All of the Awards|Kevin Fallon|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“I tell them they are ruining their life, but I will not refuse to do it,” Bensoussan said.
That is, TFA is neither a lever for dramatically improving or ruining U.S. public education.
Are we in danger, in the rush to legislate, of ruining the moment?Does California’s College Rape Bill Go Too Far In Regulating Sex?|Emma Woolf|June 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On day two, a flash flood occurred, damaging much of the filmmaking equipment and ruining the appearance of the location.
I don't despair of seeing you one day at the back of her box, and of bearing that you are ruining yourself for her.
It anticipates the climax of the description, besides ruining the scansion of the line.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer
We are not allowed to have hearts, under penalty of being hooted down and of ruining our credit.
What is the real difference between stealing money and ruining something that cost money?The Story of the Big Front Door|Mary Finley Leonard
These have been near ruining the Spaniards several times, and obliged them to apply for re-enforcements from Biscay and Senora.
British Dictionary definitions for ruin
Derived forms of ruinruinable, adjectiveruiner, noun
Word Origin for ruin
Idioms and Phrases with ruin
see rack and ruin.