Destroy and Occasion


Destroy verb - To bring to a complete end the physical soundness, existence, or usefulness of.

Occasion is an antonym for destroy.

Nearby Words: destroyed, destroyer, destroying


Occasion verb - To be the cause of (a situation, action, or state of mind).
Usage example: the announcement concerning the change in scheduling occasioned much confusion

Destroy is an antonym for occasion in bring about topic.

Nearby Words: occasional, occasionally, occasioned, occasioning, occasionalism

Both words in one sentence

  • Film / Short Circuit He even dons a mohawk-like set of spikes for the occasion.Johnny Five: Oh sure, kidnap the humans, (angrily) destroy the machine!
  • The Nudifier Almost anything that appears in the series has probably been used to destroy clothes on at least one occasion.
    Source: The Nudifier
  • Planet Destroyer Clockwork Majyyks are used on few occasion in the comic, but one notable instance shows two users simultaneously destroy a small planet each.
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