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obliterate
used in This Side of Paradise

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Definition
do away with completely
  • For many years he hovered in the background of his family's life, an unassertive figure with a face half-obliterated by lifeless, silky hair, continually occupied in "taking care" of his wife, continually harassed by the idea that he didn't and couldn't understand her.
    1.1 — Amory, Son of Beatrice (2% in)
  • For the first time in his life he rather longed for death to roll over his generation, obliterating their petty fevers and struggles and exultations.
    2.4 — The Supercilious Sacrifice (18% in)

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