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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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To destroy thoroughly. To completely get rid of something such as a disease or a social problem.

Usage examples (28)
  • What the world has to eradicate is fear and ignorance.
  • Perhaps scientists should search for this gene and learn how to "eradicate" it?
  • ` ` He launched himself, that's something that we want to eradicate from the game.
  • To "eradicate" the problem, the kitchen door was shut. for more
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