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Ruin

The remains of something destroyed or demolished.
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These day ruiners don't make mean comments or jokes every day, but the once in a while when it comes up, train yourself to move on quickly without dwelling on how bad they make you feel.
An unsophisticated teenager from a small coastal town, Freya feels herself to be no match for the gorgeous, slightly older and very manipulative Ruiner, who has, on a previous family holiday, attracted the attention of Freya's adored Luke.
Il illustre plutot, en l'amplifiant, la fascination horrifiee pour l'<< autre du meme >>, toujours prete a expulser le corps etranger et a ruiner le lien social"
Aussi Moguer s'imagine-t-il subir << la vengeance du pere Danziger, >> son ancien collaborateur qui aurait cherche a le ruiner :
lost, to the ruiner of many, the last gilder he had just snatched from
Ancient curses can be quite the ruiner of one's day.
Which reminds me that we should also have Ruiner Godden's This House of Brede on the list.
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He has learned from the Shaper's songs that he is a descendant of Cain, but, confident of his power over men, and having developed his verbal skills to a point at which he is able to use the device of "variation" (this term of course comes from the Lit side of the great divide) he can now define himself as "Grendel, Ruiner of Meadhalls, Wrecker of kings" (80).
En theorie, un projet de loi de finances d'initiative parlementaire pourrait etre adopte avec l'appui de l'opposition, quelle que soit la position du gouvernement, et la reaffectation des ressources necessaires a sa mise en oeuvre pourrait ruiner une partie des plans et des promesses electorales du gouvernement.
(2.) Tylki-Szymanska A, Ruiner J, Lugowska A, Sawnor-Korszynska D, Wozniewicz B, Czamowska E.
A youngish guy with a shaven pate and a hip, unconventional style, Ruiner Wenger (Juergen Vogel) is stuck lecturing on autocracy (he prefers anarchy) during the school's project week.