exterminate

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Synonyms for exterminate

Synonyms for exterminate

kill en masse

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destroy completely, as if down to the roots

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Our two families were doomed to exterminate each other.
Why, Sabor, single handed, could exterminate a thousand of you.
For my part I hate them and always have, but the other chieftains of the island think it best that we continue to maintain the amicable relations which exist between the two races; otherwise I should like nothing better than to lead my warriors amongst the hideous creatures and exterminate them--Pellucidar would be a better place to live were there none of them.
I wholly concurred in Ja's belief, but it seemed that it might be a difficult matter to exterminate the dominant race of Pellucidar.
Dorset solemnly believes that you are pledged to exterminate the large landed proprietors, and I do not think he would be surprised to hear that you had a guillotine up your sleeve.