OTHER WORDS FOR ruin
Origin of ruin
synonym study for ruin
OTHER WORDS FROM ruin
How to use ruin in a sentence
He tied rags to the top of his boots for makeshift gaiters, pocketed a pair of pliers in case the mobile home was locked, and stepped away from the ruin.How One Man Survived a Plane Crash and 5 Days in the Snowy Canadian Wilderness—and Went On to Help Shape the Modern Ski Industry|Cassidy Randall|December 27, 2020|Time
It may be fun and it may get them paid, until oversaturation ruins our sense for irony and destroys the market for it.
But so far, the lack of proven Roman artifacts or ruins in the town has raised suspicions.
By the time villagers returned to the ruins of Khuzaa in early August, the Givatis had moved south.
Neither Schwend nor Spitz maintained a low profile in the ruins of Munich and they soon attracted attention.
The ruins of an ancient town deep in the Kenyan forest have befuddled archaeologists and historians for decades.Kenya Has Its Own Machu Picchu—the Lost Town of Gedi|Nina Strochlic|September 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Mexican artillery soon laid a part of the fort in ruins.
The world may end, the heavens fall, yet loving voices would still find an echo in the ruins of the universe.Pearls of Thought|Maturin M. Ballou
In a statuesque attitude, she sat, like Marius on the ruins of Carthage, or Patience on a monument smiling at grief.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Once safely out of the ruins, Harris collected himself and turned to look back.Three More John Silence Stories|Algernon Blackwood
He saw his life go down in ruins before his very eyes; the roof had fallen long ago.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
British Dictionary definitions for ruin
Derived forms of ruinruinable, adjectiveruiner, noun
Word Origin for ruin
Other Idioms and Phrases with ruin
see rack and ruin.