- Word Parts
|part of speech:
||exterminated, exterminates, exterminating
||to get rid of by destroying; wipe out.
They hired someone to exterminate the insects in their house.
- annihilate, eradicate, wipe out
- similar words:
- destroy, devastate, eliminate, extinguish, level
||blast, kill, massacre, remove
||exterminable (adj.), exterminative (adj.), exterminatory (adj.), extermination (n.)