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Wordnet 3.0


1. spoiled or ruined or demolished;
- Example: "war left many cities destroyed"
- Example: "Alzheimer's is responsible for her destroyed mind"

2. destroyed physically or morally;
[syn: destroyed, ruined]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Destroy \De*stroy"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Destroyed; p. pr. & vb. n. Destroying.] [OE. destroien, destruien, destrien, OF. destruire, F. d['e]truire, fr. L. destruere, destructum; de + struere to pile up, build. See Structure.] 1. To unbuild; to pull or tear down; to separate virulently into its constituent parts; to break up the structure and organic existence of; to demolish. [1913 Webster] But ye shall destroy their altars, break their images, and cut down their groves. --Ex. xxxiv. 13. [1913 Webster] 2. To ruin; to bring to naught; to put an end to; to annihilate; to consume. [1913 Webster] I will utterly pluck up and destroy that nation. --Jer. xii. 17. [1913 Webster] 3. To put an end to the existence, prosperity, or beauty of; to kill. [1913 Webster] If him by force he can destroy, or, worse, By some false guile pervert. --Milton. Syn: To demolish; lay waste; consume; raze; dismantle; ruin; throw down; overthrow; subvert; desolate; devastate; deface; extirpate; extinguish; kill; slay. See Demolish. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

destroyed \destroyed\ adj. 1. p. p. of destroy. [Narrower terms: annihilated, exterminated, wiped out(predicate); blasted, desolate, desolated, devastated, ravaged, ruined, wasted; blighted, spoilt; blotted out, obliterate, obliterated; demolished, dismantled, razed; done for(predicate), kaput(predicate), gone(prenominal), lost, finished(predicate); extinguished; ruined, wiped out(predicate), impoverished; totaled, wrecked; war-torn, war-worn; despoiled, pillaged, raped, ravaged, sacked] Also See: damaged. Antonym: preserved [WordNet 1.5] 2. destroyed physically or morally. Syn: ruined. [WordNet 1.5]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

destroyed adj 1: spoiled or ruined or demolished; "war left many cities destroyed"; "Alzheimer's is responsible for her destroyed mind" [ant: preserved] 2: destroyed physically or morally [syn: destroyed, ruined]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

27 Moby Thesaurus words for "destroyed": ausgespielt, bankrupt, blasted, blighted, botched, broken, desolated, devastated, done for, done in, down-and-out, fallen, finished, gone to pot, in ruins, irremediable, kaput, marred, overthrown, ravaged, ruined, ruinous, spoiled, spoilt, undone, wasted, wrecked