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to kill savagely and indiscriminately

Synonyms for decimate

kill one in every ten, as of mutineers in Roman armies

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The following characters were shown decimated by Thanos' snap in 'Avengers: Infinity War.'
Cllr Hancox said: "To hear words like 'decimated' used by members just shows the massive concerns they have," he said.
New Delhi [India], December 26 ( ANI ): Salman Khan-Katrina Kaif starrer 'Tiger Zinda Hai' has completely decimated the box-office.
I am not one for making excuses, but our defence was decimated after the good performance on Saturday.
Sinn Fein jobs spokesman Peadar Toibin added: "The creation of workers' co-operatives would have undoubtedly saved businesses that were decimated by recession.
Teams start with a 'wall' of PS20,000 in cash, but each wrong answer sees it 'decimated'.
Things have not gone well this season on the park, and off it he's seen the club decimated by the incompetents in the boardroom."
WASHINGTON -- The US has decimated the core leadership of al-Qaeda in Afghanistan and Pakistan, the White House said.
WASHINGTON (PAN): The core of the Al Qaeda leadership might have been decimated in the Afghanistan-Pakistan border region, but a new younger splinter group had come up in African countries, US President Barack Obama said Tuesday.
THE leader of one of Wales' largest councils has warned his workforce that public services will be "decimated" by the UK Government's austerity measures.
Summary: Raipur: The Delhi Daredevils decimated Kolkata Knight Riders with clinical precision to clinch their third ...
Summary: Lebanon's national Under-17 basketball team decimated Egypt's U-16 Sporting 73-27, reported the National News Agency Monday.
Federal probes aided by mob turncoats have decimated the families' ranks in recent years and
VERDICT INJURIES have decimated the Bengals and with both their starting safeties forced off the field in the first half, the Bengals allowed a 28-7 secondquarter lead to turn into a 49-31 home defeat by lowly Buffalo on Sunday.