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1. wipe out  (verb) 
kill in large numbers; "the plague wiped out an entire population"



  More Generic:
    kill


  Verb Group:
    decimate


2. wipe out  (verb) 
wipe out the effect of something; "The new tax effectively cancels out my raise"; "The `A'' will cancel out the `C'' on your record"

  Also known as: cancel out


  More Generic:
    eliminate     get rid of     do away with


3. wipe out  (verb) 
mark for deletion, rub off, or erase; "kill these lines in the President''s speech"

  Also known as: kill, obliterate


  More Generic:
    take away     take out


4. wipe out  (verb) 
remove from memory or existence; "The Turks erased the Armenians in 1915"

  Also known as: erase


  More Generic:
    kill


5. wipe out  (verb) 
use up (resources or materials); "this car consumes a lot of gas"; "We exhausted our savings"; "They run through 20 bottles of wine a week"



  More Specific:
run out - exhaust the supply of
drain - deplete of resources
indulge / luxuriate - enjoy to excess
burn off / burn / burn up - use up (energy)
spend - spend completely
run down / exhaust / play out / sap / tire - deplete


  More Generic:
    spend     expend     drop


  Verb Group:
    take     occupy     use up


6. wipe out  (verb) 
eliminate completely and without a trace; "The old values have been wiped out"

  Also known as: sweep away


  More Generic:
    destroy     destruct


 

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