1. the termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists
Similar word(s): devastation
2. an event (or the result of an event) that completely destroys something
3. a final state
Definition categories: state
Sentences with destruction as a noun:
- The destruction of the condemned building will take place at noon.
- Amid the seemingly endless destruction, a single flower bloomed.