Textual thesaurus for "ruin"

(noun) laying waste, wrecking, ruination, ruining

destruction achieved by causing something to be wrecked or ruined

(noun) ruination, downfall

failure that results in a loss of position or reputation

(noun) ruination

an event that results in destruction

(noun) dilapidation

the process of becoming dilapidated

(noun) ruination

an irrecoverable state of devastation and destruction

you have brought ruin on this entire family

(verb) deflower

deprive of virginity

This dirty old man deflowered several young girls in the village

(verb) destroy

destroy completely; damage irreparably

You have ruined my car by pouring sugar in the tank!; The tears ruined her make-up

(verb) bankrupt, break, smash

reduce to bankruptcy

My daughter's fancy wedding is going to break me!; The slump in the financial markets smashed him