Usage examples for obliterate

  1. Strange to say, it was Clem who, during the past three years, had been the active one in seeking to obliterate disagreeable memories. – The Nether World by George Gissing
  2. Perhaps you think I am not old enough to give you advice, but I will say that, for your own sake, you ought to crush and obliterate the feelings you have toward our sister; and if you do not choose to do it for your own sake, you ought to do it for her sake and that of our sisterhood. – The House of Martha by Frank R. Stockton
  3. All good citizens must unite in honest efforts to obliterate the effects of war, and to restore the blessings of peace. – Legends of the Skyline Drive and the Great Valley of Virginia by Carrie Hunter Willis Etta Belle Walker