ruin
noun.
an irrecoverable state of devastation and destruction
you have brought ruin on this entire family
Synonym: ruination
noun.
a ruined building
they explored several Roman ruins
noun.
the process of becoming dilapidated
Synonym: dilapidation
noun.
an event that results in destruction
Synonym: ruination
noun.
failure that results in a loss of position or reputation
noun.
destruction achieved by causing something to be wrecked or ruined
verb.
destroy completely; damage irreparably
You have ruined my car by pouring sugar in the tank!|The tears ruined her make-up
Synonym: destroy
verb.
destroy or cause to fail
This behavior will ruin your chances of winning the election
verb.
reduce to bankruptcy
My daughter's fancy wedding is going to break me!|The slump in the financial markets smashed him
Synonym: bankrupt, break, smash
verb.
reduce to ruins
The country lay ruined after the war
verb.
deprive of virginity
This dirty old man deflowered several young girls in the village
Synonym: deflower
verb.
fall into ruin