Destroy - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Destroy.

DEVASTATE
END
ERASE
NUKE
RUIN
UNDO
WRACK
WRECK
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DEVASTATE
  1. overwhelm or overpower; "He was devastated by his grief when his son died"
  2. cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly; "The enemy lay waste to the countryside after the invasion"
END
  1. bring to an end or halt; "She ended their friendship when she found out that he had once been convicted of a crime"; "The attack on Poland terminated the relatively peaceful period after WW I"
  2. put an end to; "The terrible news ended our hopes that he had survived"
  3. the concluding parts of an event or occurrence; "the end was exciting"; "I had to miss the last of the movie"
  4. have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical;
  5. a boundary marking the extremities of something; "the end of town"
  6. be the end of; be the last or concluding part of; "This sad scene ended the movie"
  7. either extremity of something that has length; "the end of the pier"; "she knotted the end of the thread"; "they rode to the end of the line"; "the terminals of the anterior arches of the fornix"
  8. the surface at either extremity of a three-dimensional object; "one end of the box was marked `This side up'"
ERASE
  1. remove from memory or existence; "The Turks erased the Armenians in 1915"
  2. wipe out digitally or magnetically recorded information; "Who erased the files form my hard disk?"
  3. remove by or as if by rubbing or erasing; "Please erase the formula on the blackboard--it is wrong!"
NUKE
  1. the warhead of a missile designed to deliver an atom bomb
  2. cook or heat in a microwave oven; "You can microwave the leftovers"
  3. bomb with atomic weapons
  4. strike at with firepower or bombs; "zap the enemy"
RUIN
  1. destroy or cause to fail; "This behavior will ruin your chances of winning the election"
  2. destruction achieved by causing something to be wrecked or ruined
  3. a ruined building; "they explored several Roman ruins"
  4. failure that results in a loss of position or reputation
  5. an event that results in destruction
  6. the process of becoming dilapidated
  7. an irrecoverable state of devastation and destruction; "you have brought ruin on this entire family"
  8. fall into ruin
  9. deprive of virginity; "This dirty old man deflowered several young girls in the village"
  10. destroy completely; damage irreparably; "You have ruined my car by pouring sugar in the tank!"; "The tears ruined her make-up"
  11. reduce to ruins; "The country lay ruined after the war"
  12. reduce to bankruptcy;
UNDO
  1. remove the outer cover or wrapping of; "Let's unwrap the gifts!"; "undo the parcel"
  2. cause to become loose; "undo the shoelace"; "untie the knot"; "loosen the necktie"
  3. cancel, annul, or reverse an action or its effect; "I wish I could undo my actions"
  4. deprive of certain characteristics
  5. cause the ruin or downfall of; "A single mistake undid the President and he had to resign"
WRACK
  1. dried seaweed especially that cast ashore
  2. growth of marine vegetation especially of the large forms such as rockweeds and kelp
  3. the destruction or collapse of something; "wrack and ruin"
  4. smash or break forcefully; "The kid busted up the car"
WRECK
  1. a ship that has been destroyed at sea
  2. smash or break forcefully; "The kid busted up the car"
  3. a serious accident (usually involving one or more vehicles); "they are still investigating the crash of the TWA plane"
  4. an accident that destroys a ship at sea
  5. something or someone that has suffered ruin or dilapidation; "the house was a wreck when they bought it"; "thanks to that quack I am a human wreck"
  6. Ruin
Clue Database Last Updated: 23/10/2018 9:00am

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Cease
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Delete from a disk
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Deli discard
Demagnetize, as a tape
Demagnetize, maybe
Demise
Demolish
Demolish one in lead
Denouement
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Dilapidated building
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Discontinue
Dissolve
Do away with
Do in
Doom
Doomsday, with "the"
Downfall
Edit menu option
Efface
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End-all
Epilogue
Erase
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Exterior lineman
Exterminate - object
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Final stage
Finale
Finally, you can afford to disengage
Finis
Finish
Finish letter to daughter
Finish off goal
Finish the season tired ultimately
Finish up
Football lineman
Fulfillment
Game in disarray
Get off the mark?
Get rid of
Get the word out, perhaps
Give the coup de gr
Go back to square one
Go to rack and ___
Goal
Halt
Havoc
Heat in a hurry
Heat up in a hurry
Heel
Impoverish
Indulge in character assa
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Intention
Invalidate peacekeepers' function
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It may be living or dead
Jalopy
Judgment Day
Kind of user
Knock off
Last
Last page
Last part (appropriately)
Leave destitute
Leave rubber, in a way
Lineman
Loaf part
Loosen
Machu Picchu, for one
Make a mess of
Make blank
Make disappear
Make unusable
Maze goal
Menu choice
Menu option
Microwave
Microwave, slangily
Name-drop, maybe?
Northern base harbouring our country's weapon
Not leave one's mark
Not-so-desirable bread sl
Nullify
Objective
Obliterate
Off
Omega
One may be dead
One may be on the line
Opposite of pencil in
Out-line?
Outcome
Outer limit
Overwhelm
Part to grab hold of
Period
Period's place
Place to stop
Player next to a tackle
Pompeii, e.g.
Pompeii, e.g., today
Potential pass target
Prepare for reuse, perhap
Prime rib cut
Pull strings?
Pull the plug on
Purpose
Put a stop to the main round, ultimately
Put a stopper on
Put the kibosh on
Quash
Quietus
Rack's partner
Rear
Recorder function
Release
Release gun dog out of its confines
Remnant
Remove
Remove a slip?
Remove all trace of a boring language
Remove from a disk
Remove from memory
Remove from the blackboar
Remove marginalia
Remove the wrapping
Remove worker, a sexist to some extent
Remove, as characters
Remove, as marks
Remove, as pencil marks
Render blank, as a floppy
Render useless
Reverse
Reverse effects of being bound over - to some extent
Reverse the effects of
Reverse, as an action
Reverse, on a PC
Rub out
Rugby in state of disrepair
Ruin
Run out
Scrub backs in the lower area, various vertebrae
Shake an Etch A Sketch
Shake, as an Etch A Sketc
Share of responsibility
Shut down
Sign off
Sign-off
Somewhat fiendish purpose
Spoil
Spoil a Parisian party
Squelch
Stands for things
Stop
Stoppage
Strike down
Swan song
Swimmer, 20, after leaving home
T formation participant
Tackle's neighbor
Tackle's teammate
Tail
Take apart
Take away
Take back
Take marks off
Take off
Take off the board
Take out
Take out lines?
Tape deck option
Tear down
Terminal
Terminate
Terminate a relationship
Termination
Terminus
Terminus in Wendover
This, appropriately
This, for example, with "
Tight ___
Times with article finally to obliterate
Tip
Top or bottom
Torpedo
Total
Totally botch
Totally eliminate
Totally trash
Transmit, dropping header, and stop
Ultimate
Ultimate point
Undo
Undo, as writing
Unfasten
Unmake tracks
Unpopular slice
Upshot
Use the backspace key
Use the pink end of a pen
Utter collapse
Viciously attack note on instrument
Waist
What boring things never
What this is, fittingly
Wind up
Wind up or down
Windup
Wipe
Wipe away
Wipe clean
Wipe off, as a slate
Wipe out
Wipe the slate clean
Wipe, as a blackboard
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Word before and after "ov
Word processing command
Word processor command
Word processor option
Wrap up
Wreck
Wreckage
Zap
Zap in the microwave

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