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Synonyms for annihilating

wreaking or capable of wreaking complete destruction

making light of

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"Carl says he's got one-puninsults with Froch vowing to make Groves pay for his perceived lack of respect by "annihilating" his unbeaten opponent when he puts his WBA and IBF titles on the line.
Our bombs, our annihilating weaponry, are abortion, birth control, divorce, open and common-law relationships, plus the even less obvious obsession with pets.
He wrote: "This is a grave military provocation and blackmail" and added North Korea were "now in full preparedness to answer a pre-emptive attack with a relentless annihilating strike and a nuclear war".
NORTH Korea would respond to a pre-emptive US military attack with an "annihilating strike and a nuclear war," state-run media said yesterday.
I believe they'll just end up annihilating each other.
Although Gossip-mongers will decry the absence of full-on confessionals a la Timberlake's annihilating "Cry Me a River," Spears earns a gold star for not flogging her romantic woes in order to sell records, Rather.
Here the artist reveals cosmetic "artificiality" as a preternatural and annihilating expression of our image-obsessed culture.
Don't tell them that there was a war going on--that the United States had to bomb them, as if annihilating 70,000 people and a prosperous port city were an obligation.
'it never stopped them from annihilating anybody.' "Stem traces in Morrison's fiction the devastating effects of white beauty myths and the creation of an alternative beauty that is tactile, imaginative, and improvisational rather than visual, packaged, and fixed.
He discussed his quest, begun in 1938 to find out "How come we are the only class of life on planet Earth systematically annihilating one another -- usually in the name of one or another Sacred System?" Dr.
LOBO, now in the care of John McGee, bounced back to his best when annihilating a top-class field in a Grand Prix Trial Stakes over Walthamstow's 640 metres on Sunday.
Rather than annihilating the medieval world-picture, Fowler maintains, post-Copernican astronomy actually complemented traditional beliefs in complex ways.
And Holy Body Tattoo tore a hole in the ozone layer with annihilating, radical energy.
Kingussie powered to the biggest winning margin in Camanachd Cup history, annihilating Newtonmore 12-1.