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Princeton's WordNet

  1. destroyed(adj)

    spoiled or ruined or demolished

    "war left many cities destroyed"; "Alzheimer's is responsible for her destroyed mind"

  2. destroyed, ruined(adj)

    destroyed physically or morally

Webster Dictionary

  1. Destroyed

    of Destroy

Freebase

  1. Destroyed

    Destroyed is the first full length studio album by punk band Sloppy Seconds. It was released in 1989 on Toxic Shock records. The album cover is a parody of the Kiss album Destroyer from 1976.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. destroyed

    A condition of a target so damaged that it can neither function as intended nor be restored to a usable condition. In the case of a building, all vertical supports and spanning members are damaged to such an extent that nothing is salvageable. In the case of bridges, all spans must have dropped and all piers must require replacement.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'destroyed' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3143

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'destroyed' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4840

How to pronounce destroyed?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of destroyed in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of destroyed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of destroyed in a Sentence

  1. Dr. Dale E. Turner:

    God does not judge us by the multitude of works we perform, but how well we do the work that is ours to do. The happiness of too many days is often destroyed by trying to accomplish too much in one day. We would do well to follow a common rule for our daily lives--DO LESS, AND DO IT BETTER.

  2. Andrea Dworkin:

    Romantic love, in pornography as in life, is the mythic celebration of female negation. For a woman, love is defined as her willingness to submit to her own annihilation. The proof of love is that she is willing to be destroyed by the one whom she loves, for his sake. For the woman, love is always self-sacrifice, the sacrifice of identity, will, and bodily integrity, in order to fulfill and redeem the masculinity of her lover.

  3. Steven Mnuchin:

    If you look at Amazon, although they're certain benefits to it, they've destroyed the retail industry across the United States, i don't have an opinion other than I think it's absolutely right the attorney general is looking into these issues and I look forward to listening to his recommendations to the president.

  4. Andrea Young:

    What I witnessed at a polling precinct in Southwest Atlanta was an older voter who voted in person because her absentee ballot had not arrived. She returned home to find the ballot had been delivered and was so conscientious that she brought it back to the polls and destroyed it in the presence of poll workers.

  5. Saif Mohammed Abbas:

    Mortars were hitting our home and falling on us, so it wasn't safe for them, but I have to go back. Someone has to look after our home; otherwise, it might get taken or destroyed in the fighting.

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