Definitions of destroyer

  1. a person who destroys or ruins or lays waste to; "a destroyer of the environment"; "jealousy was his undoer"; "uprooters of gravestones" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a small fast lightly armored but heavily armed warship Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. One who spoils or puts an end to; a war vessel of the torpedo-boat class. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. One who destroys. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. One who or that which destroys. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for destroyer

  1. Care is a grace- destroyer – How to Live a Holy Life by C. E. Orr
  2. Then as we had been seen by a destroyer which was approaching at a great pace, we both dived, coming up again off the Needles, where we spent the night in company. – Danger! and Other Stories by Arthur Conan Doyle