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ruin (n):
destruction achieved by causing something to be wrecked or ruined
Related Words: ationingwrecking
ruin (n):
a ruined building
Samples
they explored several Roman ruins
ruin (n):
failure that results in a loss of position or reputation
ruin (n):
an event that results in destruction
ruin (n):
the process of becoming dilapidated
Related Words: dilapidation
ruin (n):
an irrecoverable state of devastation and destruction
Samples
you have brought ruin on this entire family
Related Words: ation
ruin (v):
fall into ruin
ruin (v):
deprive of virginity
Samples
This dirty old man deflowered several young girls in the village
Related Word: deflower
ruin (v):
destroy completely; damage irreparably
Samples
You have ruined my car by pouring sugar in the tank!
The tears ruined her make-up

Related Words: destroy
ruin (v):
reduce to ruins
Samples
The country lay ruined after the war
ruin (v):
reduce to bankruptcy
Samples
My daughter's fancy wedding is going to break me!
The slump in the financial markets smashed him

Related Word: bankrupt
ruin (v):
destroy or cause to fail
Samples
This behavior will ruin your chances of winning the election
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