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English definition of “annihilate”


verb [T]     /əˈnaɪɪleɪt/
DESTROY to destroy something completely: a city annihilated by an atomic bombDestroying and demolishingDamaging and spoiling
DEFEAT informal to defeat someone very easilyWinning and defeatingScoring, winning and losing in sport
annihilation     /əˌnaɪɪˈleɪʃən/ noun [U]
(Definition of annihilate verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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