Definition of obliteration:
ruin, include, extinction, wastage, liquidation, disintegration, decimation, wreckage, havoc, demolishment, extermination, desolation, loss, demolition, help, make, expunction, devastation, extirpation, ruination, mincemeat.
annulment (part of speech: noun)
- obliteration (part of speech: noun)
- forgetfulness (part of speech: noun)
Another fact which should not be passed over, is that in the evolution of a large society out of a cluster of small ones, there is a gradual obliteration of the original lines of separation- a change to which, also, we may see analogies in living bodies.- "Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I", Herbert Spencer.
- "Mary Magdalen", Edgar Saltus.
For Mrs. Bittacy, daughter of an evangelical clergy- man, was a self- sacrificing woman, who in most things found a happy duty in sharing her husband's joys and sorrows to the point of self- obliteration.- "The Man Whom the Trees Loved", Algernon Blackwood.