destroyverb [ T ]uk /dɪˈstrɔɪ/ us /dɪˈstrɔɪ/
- These guns will destroy or disable any incoming missile.
- Many important historical documents were destroyed in the fire.
- In 1906 an earthquake destroyed much of San Francisco.
- A bomb fell on the church and destroyed it.
- Deforestation is destroying large areas of tropical rain forest.
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