HyperDic: destruct

English > 2 senses of the word destruct:
VERBcreationdestructdestroy (one's own missile or rocket)
creationdestruct, destroydo away with, cause the destruction or undoing of
destruct > pronunciation
Soundsdihstrah'kt
Rhymesabduct ... viaduct: 19 rhymes with ahkt...
English > destruct: 2 senses > verb 1, creation
MeaningDestroy (one's own missile or rocket).
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"The engineers had to destruct the rocket for safety reasons"
Broaderdestroy, destructDo away with, cause the destruction or undoing of
Spanishdestruir
English > destruct: 2 senses > verb 2, creation
MeaningDo away with, cause the destruction or undoing of.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymdestroy
Narrowerdemolish, pulverize, pulveriseDestroy completely
demolishRuin or destroy
demyelinateDestroy the myelin sheath of
destructDestroy (one's own missile or rocket)
dilapidateBring into a condition of decay or partial ruin by neglect or misuse
disassemble, dismantle, take apart, break up, break aparttake apart into its constituent pieces
endput an end to
extinguish, eliminate, get rid of, do away withTerminate, end, or take out
fractureinterrupt, break / break, or destroy
interdictDestroy by firepower, such as an enemy's line of communication
killDestroy a vitally essential quality of or in
level, raze, rase, dismantle, tear down, take down, pull downtear down so as to make flat with the ground
self-destruct, self-destroyDo away with oneself or itself
uproot, eradicate, extirpate, root out, exterminateDestroy completely, as if down to the roots
wipe out, sweep awayEliminate completely and without a trace
Broaderunmake, undodeprive of certain characteristics / characteristics
Spanisharrasar, arruinar, destrozar, destruir
Catalanarrasar, destrossar, destruir, trencar

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