Synonyms for ruined


1. destroy, ruin
usage: destroy completely; damage irreparably; "You have ruined my car by pouring sugar in the tank!"; "The tears ruined her make-up"
2. ruin, thwart, queer, spoil, scotch, foil, cross, frustrate, baffle, bilk
usage: destroy or cause to fail; "This behavior will ruin your chances of winning the election"
3. bankrupt, ruin, break, smash, impoverish
usage: reduce to bankruptcy; "My daughter's fancy wedding is going to break me!"; "The slump in the financial markets smashed him"
4. ruin, lay waste to, waste, devastate, desolate, ravage, scourge
usage: reduce to ruins; "The country lay ruined after the war"
5. deflower, ruin, copulate, mate, pair, couple
usage: deprive of virginity; "This dirty old man deflowered several young girls in the village"
6. ruin, decay, crumble, dilapidate
usage: fall into ruin


1. destroyed, ruined, lost (vs. saved)
usage: destroyed physically or morally
2. done for(predicate), ruined, sunk, undone, washed-up, unsuccessful (vs. successful)
usage: doomed to extinction
3. finished, ruined, destroyed (vs. preserved)
usage: brought to ruin; "after the revolution the aristocracy was finished"; "the unsuccessful run for office left him ruined politically and economically"
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