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Synonyms for perdition
pərˈdɪʃ ənperdi·tion

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  1. perditionnoun

    netherworld, underworld, hell, Hades, abyss, inferno

  2. perditionnoun

    eternal damnation

    Hades, underworld, hell, inferno, netherworld, abyss

  3. perditionnoun


    underworld, Hades, abyss, netherworld, inferno, hell

  4. perditionnoun

    absolute ruin

    abyss, netherworld, inferno, hell, underworld, Hades

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. perdition

    destruction, ruin, loss, demolition

    restoration, recovery, renovation, rescue, salvation

Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 1 vote

  1. Hell, perdition, Inferno, infernal region, nether region, pitnoun

    (Christianity) the abode of Satan and the forces of evil; where sinners suffer eternal punishment

    "Hurl'd headlong...To bottomless perdition, there to dwell"- John Milton; "a demon from the depths of the pit"; "Hell is paved with good intentions"-Dr. Johnson

    orchestra pit, hellhole, stone pit, infernal region, netherworld, sin, quarry, cavity, blaze, nether region, endocarp, pit, underworld, fossa, the pits, colliery, stone, inferno, conflagration, pitfall, hell, snake pit, hell on earth

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  1. eternal damnation

    on the road to perdition

    Submitted by anonymous on January 28, 2020  

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  1. perditionnoun

    ruin, destruction, overthrow, wreck, downfall, utter loss

  2. perditionnoun

    eternal death, future misery

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  1. perditionnoun

    ruin, wreck, destruction, hell

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  1. Henry Thomas Buckle:

    If you can impress any man with an absorbing conviction of the supreme importance of some moral or religious doctrine if you can make him believe that those who reject that doctrine are doomed to eternal perdition if you then give that man power, and by means of his ignorance blind him to the ulterior consequences of his own act,-he will infallibly persecute those who deny his doctrine.

  2. George Barrell Cheever:

    Faith in tomorrow, instead of Christ, is Satan's nurse for man's perdition.

  3. William Shakespeare, "Othello", Act 3 scene 3:

    Excellent wretch! Perdition catch my soul,But I do love thee! and when I love thee not, Chaos is come again.

  4. William Shakespeare:

    Excellent wretch Perdition catch my soul, But I do love thee and when I love thee not, Chaos is come again.

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