Synonyms & Antonyms : Obliterate

Obliterate


( Verb )


The criminals
obliterated all signs of crime before they left the scene.

Synonyms:

Annihilate

Blot out

Cancel

Destroy

Efface

Eradicate

Erase

Expunge

Extirpate

Root out

Wipe out

Contextual Examples:

She
annihilated her opponent who failed to win a single game.

He tried to
blot out anything that would remind him of his ordeal.

The match had to be
cancelled because of bad weather.

They have
destroyed all the evidence of the spot.

Time and weather had long since
effaced the inscription on the monument.

Small pox has now been
eradicated.

He has tried to
erase from his mind all memories of the disaster.



Antonyms:

Build

Construct

Create

Establish

Form

Formulate

Generate

Make

Contextual Examples:

Birds
build their nests out of twigs.

Delhi government has
constructed many flyovers in Delhi.

God
created the world, the universe and every living being.

India tries to
establish a good relationship with China.

They
form the clay into figure of animals.




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