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Eradicate
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This clue has been rated as VERY COMMON
We've rated Eradicate as VERY COMMON as it is a very popular clue with cruciverbalists.

12 July 2021
Last seen in: The Sun Cryptic

We found 16 answers for the crossword clue 'Eradicate', the most recent of which was seen in the The Sun Cryptic.

We've seen this clue in both CRYPTIC and NON-CRYPTIC crossword publications.

We have given Eradicate a popularity rating of 'Very Common' because it has featured in a numerous crossword publications and has multiple answers.

As well as being a clue we've also seen Eradicate as an answer itself some 74 times.

Eradicate is a single word clue made up of 9 letters.

We most recently saw this clue in 'The Sun Cryptic' on Saturday, 10 July 2021 with the answer being ABOLISH, but the most popular answer for this clue is OBLITERATE.

We've seen this clue in the following publications:

Definitions and usage

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  • Kill in large numbers; "the plague wiped out an entire population"
  • Destroy completely, as if down to the roots; "the vestiges of political democracy were soon uprooted" "root out corruption"

Crossword Answers

3 Letters

RID
Relieve from; "Rid the house of pests"

5 Letters

ERASE
Wipe out digitally or magnetically recorded information; "Who erased the files form my hard disk?"

6 Letters

UPROOT
Pull up by or as if by the roots; "uproot the vine that has spread all over the garden"

7 Letters

ABOLISH
Do away with; "Slavery was abolished in the mid-19th century in America and in Russia"

EXPUNGE
Remove by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line; "Please strike this remark from the record"; "scratch that remark"

ROOTOUT
Pull up by or as if by the roots; "uproot the vine that has spread all over the garden"

WEEDOUT
Remove unwanted elements; "The company weeded out the incompetent people"; "The new law weeds out the old inequities"

WIPEOUT
A spill in some sport (as a fall from a bicycle or while skiing or being capsized on a surfboard)

8 Letters

CARRYOFF
Remove from a certain place, environment, or mental or emotional state; transport into a new location or state; "Their dreams carried the Romantics away into distant lands"; "The car carried us off to the meeting"; "I'll take you away on a holiday"; "I got carried away when I saw the dead man and I started to cry"

DECIMATE
Kill one in every ten, as of mutineers in Roman armies

9 Letters

ELIMINATE
Eliminate from the body; "Pass a kidney stone"

EXTIRPATE
Pull up by or as if by the roots; "uproot the vine that has spread all over the garden"

10 Letters

ANNIHILATE
Kill in large numbers; "the plague wiped out an entire population"

EXTINGUISH
Put an end to; kill; "The Nazis snuffed out the life of many Jewish children"

OBLITERATE
Reduced to nothingness

11 Letters

EXTERMINATE
Kill en masse; kill on a large scale; kill many; "Hitler wanted to exterminate the Jews, Gypsies, Communists, and homosexuals of Europe"

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