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

It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.