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Meaning of RUINATION

Pronunciation:  `roou'neyshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  destruction achieved by wrecking something
  2. [n]  failure that results in a loss of position or reputation
  3. [n]  an event that results in destruction
  4. [n]  an irrecoverable state of devastation and destruction; "you have brought ruin on this entire family"
 

RUINATION is a 9 letter word that starts with R.

 

 Synonyms: downfall, laying waste, ruin, ruin, ruin, ruining, wrecking
 
 See Also: demolition, desolation, desolation, destruction, destruction, devastation, devastation, devastation, failure, finish, shipwreck

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ru`in*a"tion\, n. [LL. ruinatio.]
The act of ruining, or the state of being ruined.

 

 

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