Sentences Containing 'annihilate'
They endeavoured, therefore, to annihilate his trade altogether.
Any public calamity which should destroy the republican form of government, which should throw the whole administration into the hands of nobles and of soldiers, which should annihilate altogether the importance of those wealthy merchants, would soon render it disagreeable to them to live in a country where they were no longer likely to be much respected.
If it could be proved that any part of the structure of any one species had been formed for the exclusive good of another species, it would annihilate my theory, for such could not have been produced through natural selection.
I do not pretend that the facts given in this chapter strengthen in any great degree my theory; but none of the cases of difficulty, to the best of my judgment, annihilate it.
Pay him at once without another word; if not, by the God that rules us I will make an end of you, and annihilate you on the spot; release him instantly."
Our presence bestows not being on it: our absence does not annihilate it.
Bereave matter of all its intelligible qualities, both primary and secondary, you in a manner annihilate it, and leave only a certain unknown, inexplicable _something_, as the cause of our perceptions; a notion so imperfect, that no sceptic will think it worth while to contend against it.
It has reappeared to annihilate me, all through my life, in connexion with all kinds of subjects.
Operation Kutuzov was the northern offensive, with its major goals being to collapse the Orel salient, cut behind the 9th Army engaged in offensive operations at Kursk, encircle and annihilate it.
Similarly to the above two breeds, the socialist regime almost manages to annihilate the Karakachan dog.
PanSa thrashed FC SKBU 12-2 on the 8th matchday, thanks to hat-tricks from Jeremy Adams and Lole Tanuvasa, and also beat Peace Brother 9-0 (thanks to braces from Jeremy Adams and Epa Hunt) and Fagatogo 6-2 in a season that also saw league runners-up Black Roses annihilate strugglers Ilaoa Toomata 20-0.
Dawidowicz criticized what she considered to be revisionist historians as incorrect and/or sympathetic to the Nazis, as well as German historians who sought to minimize German complicity in the Nazi era attempt to annihilate Europe's Jews.
When observed carefully one can see that they lie in a perfect straight line from Kamakhya to Ujjain via Gaya symbolizing that every creation in this universe will annihilate one day without fail.
Their key objectives were to bring military pressure closer to Saigon, annihilate as many South Vietnamese military units as possible, and create favourable conditions on the battlefield so that combat forces could be deployed from their current localities.
He wanted to amass the entire 5th Army in the Belgrade region to annihilate the Second Army, which was on the right wing of the Serbian front.
More Vocab Wordsgenesis - beginning; origin
unilateral - one-sided; involving or affecting only one side; Ex. unilateral declaration
impertinent - insolent; rude; not pertinent; N. impertinence
contest - dispute; argue about the rightness of; compete for; try to win; Ex. contest the election results; Ex. contest a seat in Parliament; N.
impervious - impenetrable; incapable of being damaged or distressed; incapable of being affected (in one's opinions); Ex. impervious to water/criticism
luxuriant - abundant; growing healthily and in large amounts; excessively ornate; rich and splendid; fertile; Ex. luxuriant forests/prose; CF. luxurious, luxuriate
sever - separate; cut off (a part) from a whole; break up (a relationship); N. severance; CF. severance pay: extra pay given an employee upon leaving a position
exonerate - acquit; exculpate; free from blame or guilt
legacy - gift made by a will; something handed down from an ancestor
quotidian - daily; commonplace; customary; Ex. quotidian routine