Associations to the word «Annihilation»


ANNIHILATION, noun. The act of reducing to nothing, or nonexistence; or the act of destroying the form or combination of parts under which a thing exists, so that the name can no longer be applied to it; as, the annihilation of a corporation.
ANNIHILATION, noun. The state of being annihilated.
ANNIHILATION, noun. (physics) The process of a particle and its corresponding antiparticle combining to produce energy.

Dictionary definition

ANNIHILATION, noun. Destruction by annihilating something.
ANNIHILATION, noun. Total destruction; "bomb tests resulted in the annihilation of the atoll".

Wise words

The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
Leo Tolstoy