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Origin of wiped-out
Example sentences from the Web for wiped-out
The folk memory of medieval community life had been wiped out by the industrial revolution.
Schmidt had arrived in California after his family had been wiped out by tuberculosis in his home state of Rhode Island.
As the deadly virus swept through the region, entire families of farmers and harvesters were wiped out.
For the uninitiated, the film is set on a future Earth whose crops (save corn) have been wiped out by a mysterious blight.Neil deGrasse Tyson Breaks Down ‘Interstellar’: Black Holes, Time Dilations, and Massive Waves|Marlow Stern|November 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If the international community does not stand up, we will be wiped out.Why New York’s Ebola Case Will Hurt Infected Patients Everywhere|Abby Haglage|October 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"Yes, I wanted to dance with you, Nieves," he said as he wiped his brow with his handkerchief.The Fourth Estate, vol. 2|Armando Palacio Valds
For Louis wiped his beard on his sleeve and lay back hopelessly drunk.Lords of the North|A. C. Laut
Six or eight of them were perfectly clean, as if just wiped out.Johnny Ludlow, Fifth Series|Mrs. Henry Wood
He wiped his eyes with a handkerchief that was almost as dirty as his face.Trading Jeff and his Dog|James Arthur Kjelgaard
She bowed her head and wiped away the tears that moistened her now paling cheeks.Ruth Fielding In the Red Cross|Alice B. Emerson