Usage examples for destroy

  1. They tried to destroy him. – Laughing Bill Hyde and Other Stories by Rex Beach
  2. You who save Angers will not destroy him!" – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman
  3. Can I not destroy as I have helped to raise thee? – Calderon The Courtier A Tale by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  4. This does not destroy the motive of love. – God's Plan with Men by T. T. (Thomas Theodore) Martin
  5. It would destroy the service entirely. – Curlie Carson Listens In by Roy J. Snell
  6. They must shoot us all before we permit them to destroy the bridge. – Andreas Hofer by Lousia Muhlbach
  7. We're going to destroy it. – A Minstrel In France by Harry Lauder
  8. It will be of no use to destroy these. – A Fool and His Money by George Barr McCutcheon
  9. It will fire itself off and instantly destroy the object pointed out. – Fairy Tales of the Slav Peasants and Herdsmen by Alexander Chodsko
  10. " I shall destroy him before he can put his hands upon you, my master," said Naka Machi. – The Mind Master by Arthur J. Burks
  11. There is a plot to bring in a foreign power to destroy the Church. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. VI. (of 12) by Edmund Burke
  12. His eyes held only a grave tenderness, and the sternly sweet expression of his mouth recalled to Nan the man as she had first known him, before love, terrible and beautiful, had come into their lives to destroy them. – The Moon out of Reach by Margaret Pedler
  13. I am going to destroy you, or my name is lost. – The Eleven Comedies by Aristophanes et al
  14. Viola, if you destroy yourself you destroy two people. – The Woman With The Fan by Robert Hichens
  15. He could certainly destroy it, and no one would be the wiser. – Cousin Henry by Anthony Trollope
  16. I had promised him to destroy this record. – The Thing from the Lake by Eleanor M. Ingram
  17. But don't let it destroy you. – In the Wilderness by Robert Hichens
  18. Had you not better destroy them? – The Firing Line by Robert W. Chambers
  19. It would destroy me if you did. – Without a Home by E. P. Roe
  20. He would not destroy the portrait- no! – Witness For The Defence by A.E.W. Mason