Eradicate - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- destroy completely, as if down to the roots (syn: exterminate, extirpate, uproot)
The disease has now been completely eradicated.
His ambition is to eradicate poverty in his community.
We can eradicate this disease from the world.
This problem has now been completely eradicated.
...an uphill battle to eradicate poverty in an area of the state that has never known anything else...
present participle: eradicating
past tense: eradicated
past participle: eradicated