annihilation
[ənʌɪɪˈleɪʃ(ə)n]
NOUN
  1. complete destruction or obliteration.
    "the threat of global annihilation"
    synonyms:
  2. physics
    the conversion of matter into energy, especially the mutual conversion of a particle and an antiparticle into electromagnetic radiation.
Origin
mid 16th century: from late Latin annihilatio(n-), from the verb annihilare ( see annihilate).
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How to use annihilation in a sentence?
a show of independence is its only hope of avoiding annihilation in next year's elections.
the energy liberated by the annihilation of matter is huge.
the threat of global annihilation.
How to say annihilation in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans uitwissing
Arabic (NOUN)الاباده, إبادة, الفناء, إفناء, باﻹبادة, الافناء, فناء
Bangla ধ্বংসের
Bosnian (Latin) uništenje
Bulgarian (NOUN)унищожение, анихилация
Cantonese (Traditional) 毀滅
Catalan (NOUN)aniquilació
Chinese Simplified 毁灭
Chinese Traditional 毀滅
Croatian (NOUN)uništenje
Czech (NOUN)zničení, vyhlazení
Danish (NOUN)udslettelse, tilintetgørelse
Dutch (NOUN)vernietiging
Estonian (NOUN)hävitamine, tühjaks
Filipino paglipol
Finnish (NOUN)tuhoaminen, tuho, tuhon
French (NOUN)anéantissement, extermination, néant
German (NOUN)Vernichtung, Auslöschung, Ausrottung
Greek (NOUN)εκμηδένιση, εξόντωση, αφανισμού, εξολόθρευση
Hebrew (NOUN)השמדה, השמדת, איון
Hindi (NOUN)विनाश
Hungarian (NOUN)megsemmisülés
Icelandic (NOUN)útrýmingu
Indonesian (NOUN)pemusnahan
Italian (NOUN)annientamento, sterminio
Japanese (NOUN)消滅, 対消滅, 壊滅, 全滅, 絶滅
Kiswahili (NOUN)maangamizi
Korean (NOUN)종말, 소멸
Latvian (NOUN)iznīcināšana, Anihilācija
Lithuanian (NOUN)Anihiliacija, sunaikinimo, naikinimą
Malagasy famotehana
Malay (Latin) Tauhid Uluhiyah
Norwegian Bokmål utslettelse
Persian (NOUN)نابودی
Polish (NOUN)zagłady, unicestwienia, anihilacji
Portuguese (NOUN)aniquilação, extermínio
Querétaro Otomi aniquilación
Romanian (NOUN)anihilare
Russian (NOUN)аннигиляции, уничтожения, истребление
Samoan aveeseina mai atoa
Serbian (Cyrillic) уништење
Serbian (Latin) uništenje
Slovak (NOUN)anihilácia, zničenie, vyhladenie
Slovenian (NOUN)Anihilacija, uničenje
Spanish (NOUN)aniquilación, exterminio
Swedish (NOUN)förintelse
Tamil அழித்தொழித்தல்
Telugu అవుతాడు
Thai ทำลายล้าง
Tongan ke faka'auha ke 'osi'osingamalie
Turkish (NOUN)Sufizmde, imha
Ukrainian (NOUN)Анігіляція, знищення
Urdu فنا
Vietnamese (NOUN)hủy diệt
Welsh difodiad
Yucatec Maya aniquilación
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