Obliterate - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- make undecipherable or imperceptible by obscuring or concealing (syn: blot out, hide, obscure, veil)
- remove completely from recognition or memory (syn: efface)
- do away with completely, without leaving a trace
...in a stroke, the March snowstorm obliterated our hopes for an early spring...
The entire village was obliterated by incendiary bombs.
Nothing could obliterate the memory of those tragic events.
Hiroshima was nearly obliterated by the atomic bomb.
Then the fog came down, obliterating everything.
present participle: obliterating
past tense: obliterated
past participle: obliterated