(adjective, verb)


1. spoiled or ruined or demolished

- war left many cities destroyed

- Alzheimer's is responsible for her destroyed mind

Similar word(s): damaged, annihilated, exterminated, blighted, spoilt, obliterate, obliterated, broken, impoverished, burned, burnt, demolished, dismantled, razed, despoiled, pillaged, raped, ravaged, sacked, gone, kaput, extinguished, fallen, finished, ruined, scorched, shattered, tattered, totaled, wrecked

2. destroyed physically or morally

Similar word(s): lost, ruined


1. simple past tense and past participle of destroy