Annihilate – meaning of the word and examples

To cause to cease to exist to do away with entirely so that nothing remains. (Merriam Webster)

To destroy a considerable part of. (Merriam – Webster)

To defeat overwhelmingly: Rout. (Merriam – Webster)

To destroy something completely so that nothing is left. (Merriam – Webster)

To reduce to utter ruin or nonexistence; destroy utterly. (Dictionary.com)

To destroy the collective existence or main body of; wipe out: (Dictionary.com)

To destroy something completely so that nothing is left. (Cambridge Dictionary)

Destroy utterly; obliterate. (Oxford Dictionaries)

To annihilate something means to destroy it completely. (Collins Dictionary)

Examples

How to Annihilate Your Online Reputation With One Fatal Error.

https://www.krusecontrolinc.com/online-reputation-management-tips/

Defence secretary Mattis says US policy against Isis is now ‘annihilation’

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/may/28/james-mattis-defense-secretary-us-isis-annihilation

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