Translation of "destructive" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /dɪˈstrʌk.tɪv/ us /dɪˈstrʌk.tɪv/

causing, or able to cause, damage

destructor, destructivo
the destructive power of nuclear weapons
I worry about the destructive effect that violent films may have on children.
Lack of trust is very destructive in a relationship.
destructively adverb uk /dɪˈstrʌk.tɪ us /dɪˈstrʌk.tɪ
destructiveness noun [ no plural ] uk /dɪˈstrʌk.tɪv.nəs/ us /dɪˈstrʌk.tɪv.nəs/

(Translation of “destructive” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)