Meaning 11.27: to destroy

Description:'damage something so badly that it cannot be repaired or so that it no longer exists'
Typical context:The school was completely destroyed by fire.
Semantic field:Possession
Semantic category:Verb
Borrowed score :0.18
Age score :0.79
Simplicity score :0.78

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