Ruin - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 12/02/2024

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Ruin.

4 letter answer(s) to ruin

BANE
  1. Destruction
  2. something causing misery or death; "the bane of my life"
DOIN
DOOM
  1. an unpleasant or disastrous destiny; "everyone was aware of the approaching doom but was helpless to avoid it"; "that's unfortunate but it isn't the end of the world"
  2. decree or designate beforehand;
  3. make certain of the failure or destruction of; "This decision will doom me to lose my position"
  4. pronounce a sentence on (somebody) in a court of law; "He was condemned to ten years in prison"
HARM
  1. any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.
  2. cause or do harm to; "These pills won't harm your system"
  3. the act of damaging something or someone
  4. the occurrence of a change for the worse
UNDO
  1. cancel, annul, or reverse an action or its effect; "I wish I could undo my actions"
  2. cause the ruin or downfall of; "A single mistake undid the President and he had to resign"
  3. cause to become loose; "undo the shoelace"; "untie the knot"; "loosen the necktie"
  4. deprive of certain characteristics
  5. remove the outer cover or wrapping of; "Let's unwrap the gifts!"; "undo the parcel"

8 letter answer(s) to ruin

BOLLIXUP

7 letter answer(s) to ruin

DESTROY
  1. defeat soundly; "The home team demolished the visitors"
  2. destroy completely; damage irreparably; "You have ruined my car by pouring sugar in the tank!"; "The tears ruined her make-up"
  3. do away with, cause the destruction or undoing of; "The fire destroyed the house"
  4. put (an animal) to death; "The customs agents destroyed the dog that was found to be rabid"; "the sick cat had to be put down"
  5. ruins
NEMESIS
  1. (Greek mythology) the goddess of divine retribution and vengeance
  2. a long-standing rival; an arch-enemy
  3. Enemy
  4. something causing misery or death; "the bane of my life"
  5. something that a person cannot conquer, achieve, etc.: The performance test proved to be my nemesis. an agent or act of retribution or punishment.

12 letter answer(s) to ruin

DILAPIDATION
  1. a state of deterioration due to old age or long use
  2. the process of becoming dilapidated

3 letter answer(s) to ruin

MAR
  1. a mark or flaw that spoils the appearance of something (especially on a person's body); "a facial blemish"
  2. destroy or injure severely; "mutilated bodies"
  3. Impair
  4. make imperfect; "nothing marred her beauty"
  5. the month following February and preceding April

5 letter answer(s) to ruin

SPOIL
  1. (usually plural) valuables taken by violence (especially in war); "to the victor belong the spoils of the enemy"
  2. alter from the original
  3. become unfit for consumption or use; "the meat must be eaten before it spoils"
  4. destroy and strip of its possession; "The soldiers raped the beautiful country"
  5. have a strong desire or urge to do something; "She is itching to start the project"; "He is spoiling for a fight"
  6. hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of; "What ultimately frustrated every challenger was Ruth's amazing September surge"; "foil your opponent"
  7. make a mess of, destroy or ruin; "I botched the dinner and we had to eat out"; "the pianist screwed up the difficult passage in the second movement"
  8. make imperfect; "nothing marred her beauty"
  9. Ruin
  10. the act of spoiling something by causing damage to it; "her spoiling my dress was deliberate"
  11. the act of stripping and taking by force
WRECK
  1. a serious accident (usually involving one or more vehicles); "they are still investigating the crash of the TWA plane"
  2. a ship that has been destroyed at sea
  3. an accident that destroys a ship at sea
  4. Ruin
  5. smash or break forcefully; "The kid busted up the car"
  6. 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"

Other crossword clues with similar answers to 'Ruin'

"Go back" computer comman
"Go back," on an edit men
"No ___, no foul"
"Star Trek: ___"
"Striving to better, oft
"Whatcha ___?"
"___ What Comes Natur'lly
... and in Berlin, nothing is free
2002's "Star Trek: ___"
Adders regularly seen by ancient city ruin
Affliction
African people essentially keep quiet
Agency of retribution
Agent of downfall
Alarmist's topic
Almost committing murder
Anathema
Annul
Apocalypse
Arch enemy
Arch rival in Tyneside canteen, one gathered?
Archenemy is after northbound sailors, abducting one
Awful end
B
Bad end
Banish to Hades
Batman, to the Riddler
Bete noire
Blemish
Blight
Break up time, separating Desmond and Orbison, say
Bring down
Bring to ruin
Bump off
Bungle
Calendar abbr.
Cancel
Cancel - annul
Cancel a French party
Cancel New York reception?
Cancel party after fun fails to start
Cancel round of drinks
Cause damage to
Cause of distress
Cause of great distress
Cause of misery
Characters participating in round of Open
Chip, maybe
Choice on an Edit menu
Coe ordered an Indian? Maybe
Computer command
Computer correction comma
Condemn
Control+Z on a PC
Corrupt result of ruthless campaign?
Cover with graffiti, e.g.
Crack, maybe
Curse
Damage
Damage caused by shelling that gutted Rotterdam
Damage gospel, tearing off the end
Damage marrow, destroying half
Damage sign, knocking end off
Deadly poison
Deface
Defeat finally conceded -- woe is ancient besieged city
Demolish
Demolish; pull down
Demolition site where we play gets reported
Desire, with "for"
Destine to disaster
Destiny
Destroy
Destruction
Detriment
Dingo a vet treated?
Dire fate
Dire prophecy
Dirty
Disassemble
Disfigure
Disservice
Divine female that hero meets at end of the 5 24 across
Do damage to
Dote on
Downfall
Downfall makes temper return
Downfall of chaps lifting cesspits regularly
Downfall of Geordie footballer swapping back pair
Downfall of party over ending of Thatcherism
Dreadful end
Earth holds power to go bad
Eastern chaps going west, initially sealing one’s fate
Edit menu option
Ensure the failure of
Equinox mo.
Erase
Every other character into meatballs - and the rest
Fatal poison
Fate
Fate to make love with male
Fearful future
Female horse losing tail is hurt
Filling for huntsman's canine is loose
Finally, you can afford to disengage
Finish off
Fold, spindle or mutilate
Formidable foe
Found out concealing key to correcting erroneous input
Get rid of faulty tyres, do!
Get rid of some French politician, twisted inside
Gloom's partner
Go bad
Gouge, say
Greek goddess of divine vengeance
Grow moldy
Gun dog bounds off, free
Harm
Harm horse, docking tail
Havoc
Heard about any trouble involving India's eternal foe
Hospital member suffering
Hurt
Hurt? Get something from pharmacy
Ice
Ill bringer
Impair
Impair appeal when going topless
Impair, spoil
Impair; spoil
Inevitable annihilation has war department circling round in a spin
Inevitable destruction
Injure
Injury
Injury observed in hospital department
Invalidate peacekeepers' function
It follows Leap Day: Abbr
It goes out like a lamb, coming back a sheep
Jalopy
Just scratch the surface?
Kill
Knock off
Leading shoot-'em-up comp
Loosen
Loss at sea with not taking care? Not half
Macduff, to Macbeth
Make a dent in
Make a goner
Mar
Meissen bombed in retribution
Meissen gets smashed in retribution
Menu choice
Menu option
Mischief
Mount ___ (volcano in Mor
Murder
Natl. Nutrition Mo.
Nick, e.g.
Nick, say
Nullify
Off
Old woman on run causes harm
On reflection, humour brings unpleasant fate
On the backhand, seed is great rival
Open with part of Nessun dorma
Optical illusion on a butterfly's wing?
Outlaw ultimately overcame nemesis
Pamper
Partner of search
Perniciousness
Poison
Policeman getting stoned, in a dreadful state
Pollute, say
Popular PC shooting game
Pull down wrecked store over middle of day
Pull strings?
Punch holes in, e.g.
Put away
Raising what men produce is leading to retribution
Release
Release gun dog out of its confines
Remove the wrapping
Remove tie from fellow leaving enjoyable party
Render imperfect
Retribution
Retributive justice
Return things to the way they were during sundown
Reverse
Reverse effects of being bound over - to some extent
Reverse the effects of
Reverse, as an action
Reverse, on a PC
Reversing memory damage
Rot
Ruin a French party
Ruin mood and rioting starts
Ruin nearly all the planet
Ruin of the French city of Paris
Ruin of the French city sacked by Greeks
Ruin treat
Ruin, as the end of a mov
Ruin; annihilate
Ruination
Scourge
Scratch
Scratch or dent
Scratch the surface
Scratch the surface of
Scratch, say
Screen man who rides again bearing old dispatch
Scuff
Second overdose brought about death
Sheep rolling over is hurt
Something causing misery
Something often thought o
Sour
Source of misery is wailing female (she is wasted)
Spoil
Spoil a Parisian party
Spoil horse, having tail docked
Spoil month, missing church
Spoil mother rotten, initially
Spoil, impair
Spoiler
Spray-paint, maybe
Stain
Start replacing second half of trading area like Slough
Strike down
Sully
Swindle
Symbol of strength
Taint
Take apart
Take back
Tarnish
Terrible fate
The H in GBH
Thoroughly weary butcher
Tragic end
Tragic fate
Treat overindulgently
Turn
Turn brown, maybe
Turn into a brat?
Uglify
Unavoidable fate of Tyneside canteen, I gathered
Unbeatable foe
Unbeatable opponent first to serve with the first seed returning
Unbeatable rival
Undoing
Undoing northeastern disorder inspires India
Unfasten
Unhappy influence
Untie, loosen
Vandalize
Vengeance of Greeks in mess, introduction of euro having failed
Very tough thing to lick
Vitiate
Warp, say
Wellington, to Napoleon
What doctors are sworn no
What’s regularly used for impair?
Witch's brew
Word processing command
Word processing command Ctrl + Z
Word processor command
Word processor option
Wreck
Wreck siege weapon that's retreating
Wrong
__ and gloom
___ and gloom!

Still struggling to solve the crossword clue 'Ruin'?

If you're still haven't solved the crossword clue Ruin then why not search our database by the letters you have already!