Definition of Decimate:
Synonyms of Decimate:
● Wipe out
● Kill off
Sentence/Example of Decimate:
After the closure of stores decimated the in-store sampling that many beauty brands relied on, Marie Claire launched a direct mail sampling operation, expecting to gather tens of thousands of signups within the first year.
The ASF outbreak that decimated China’s pig population in 2019 resulted in national pork output hitting a 16-year low.
That’s as scared as I’ve ever seen Thanos, and if he hadn’t said decimate my entire team to get her off of me, I think she would have done it.
Stocks have been on a record-shattering tear after a devastating drop-off during the pandemic’s first wave, even as the coronavirus continues to cause mass deaths, halt travel, decimate businesses and push millions into poverty.
With the coronavirus pandemic still raging and decimating local businesses, Manna, a drone delivery company, gained approval in late October to launch its service in Oranmore, Ireland.
What’s more, the Pew study was published in March 2019, a full year before a pandemic wiped out — as of this writing — 1 in 1,000 Americans over the course of nine months and decimated businesses, homes, and families.
Airlines and the hospitality industry were absolutely decimated by the pandemic as travel plummeted and restrictions were put in place.
Ovbiagele imagined them as players in the protracted Boko Haram war that has decimated Nigeria’s northeast and claimed the lives of more than 37,000 people.
Now, lockdowns and distancing to stop the spread of the coronavirus have decimated the industry.
Amazon also decimates local budgets through its effect on traditional retail.