1. [ noun ] termination by an act of destruction
Synonyms: devastation
Related terms: termination annihilation holocaust sabotage extermination disaster kill vandalism self-destruction neutralisation razing laying_waste demolition spoliation decimation lay_waste_to
2. [ noun ] an event or the result of an event that destroys something
Synonyms: demolition wipeout
Related terms: ending ravage annihilation eradication razing wrack ruin cancel_out wipe_out eliminate demolish
3. [ noun ] a final state
Synonyms: death end

"he came to a bad end" "the so-called glorious experiment came to an inglorious end"

Related terms: state terminate end die
Similar spelling:   destruct