To better see all uses of the word
The House of Mirth
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
Used In
The House of Mirth
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • But in the sleep which the phial procured she sank far below such half-waking visitations, sank into depths of dreamless annihilation from which she woke each morning with an obliterated past.

  • There are no more uses of "obliterate" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • Hillary Clinton warned Iran that the U.S. could obliterate them if they were foolish enough to attack Israel.
  • 13 was said to have been obliterated in the war between the Capitol and the districts
    Suzanne Collins  --  Mockingjay

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading