Definition of destructively:
Regarded as historical statement, the defendants had dealt drastically and destructively with the Creeds of Christendom; no less than with the authority of " Scripture," understanding " authority" in any technical sense.- "The Case of Richard Meynell", Mrs. Humphrey Ward.
Had he listened, he would have realized that army ants were abroad in countless millions, spreading themselves out in a broad array and eating all they came upon far more destructively than so many locusts.- "The Mad Planet", Murray Leinster.
- "The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. VIII. (of 12)", Edmund Burke.