- vt.破坏，毁灭; 使破产; 使没落，使堕落; 变成废墟;
- n.毁灭，灭亡; 废墟，遗迹; [灭亡]的原因，祸根; 损失;
- vi.被毁灭; 破产; 堕落;
- 复数: ruins;
- 第三人称单数: ruins;
- 过去式: ruined;
- 过去分词: ruined;
- 现在分词: ruining;
She wasn't going to let her plans go to ruin.
The vineyards were falling into ruin.
Well my toilet's all blocked up and I've got it all coming into my flat and it'll ruin my home, such as it is.
He depicts her as a siren who has drawn him to his ruin.
The farmers say recent inflation has driven them to the brink of ruin.
There's only the mountain in this direction, and higher up an old ruin, an abandoned castle.
"But we might ruin the stove." — "Who cares?"
The magazine isn't trying to ruin his career, the man's digging his own grave by refusing an interview.
For a ruin it was in good condition, as though the place was still being used.
We looked out upon a scene of desolation and ruin.
Gambling had brought about his ruin.
This flood will be the ruin of the harvest.
A collision with parliament could ruin the government's plans.
The old house soon went to rack and ruin.
The church has fallen into ruin.
The country was in ruin and convulsion.
Ruin stared him in the face.
The abbey is now a ruin.
The blackmailer will have to be bought off, or he'll ruin your good name.
He plotted the ruin of his enemy.
His enemies maliciously conspired to ruin him.
The tower collapsed in a heap of ruin.
Gambling was his ruin [ the ruin of him ].
赌博是他 堕落 的原因.
The catastrophe of a tragedy usually brings death or ruin to the leading character.
Drink contributed to his ruin.
It would only serve to precipitate his ruin.
We've created a beautiful new building from out of an old ruin.
Bad weather and car trouble conspired to ruin our vacation.
The building is now a ruin.
The consequences of getting caught are serious and may include a "O" on a test or assignment, an "F" in the class, suspension (暂令停学) or dismissal from school and a ruined reputation.
Anyway, there is a little more to tell, but I don't want to ruin the story for you.
Within Italy, the great focus was Rome, whose ancient ruins and more recent achievements were shown to every Grand Tourist.
Panini's Ancient Rome and Modern Rome represent the sights most prized, including celebrated Greco-Roman statues and views of famous ruins, fountains, and churches.
In England, where architecture was increasingly seen as an aristocratic pursuit, noblemen often applied what they learned from the villas of Palladio in the Veneto and the evocative ( ' , 唤起回忆的) ruins of Rome to their own country houses and gardens.
It will ruin the written language.
Civilization,then,is fine — people banging away on their smartphones are fluently using a code separate from the one they use in actual writing, and there is no evidence that texting is ruining composition skills.
After last week's announcement that Phil Collins might give up touring because live concerts are ruining his voice, doctors are counseling stars about the dos and don'ts of voice care.
A heavy rain ruined the dinner.
2016年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读B 选项
But do you know that every year a lot of useless computers and cellphones will ruin the soil?
2017年高考英语北京卷 听力 原文
Don't let negativity ruin your motivation.
2015年高考英语福建卷 阅读理解 阅读E 原文
Keep it safe at all times, and then you will not have any unpleasant accident, which could ruin your whole weekend.
2016年高考英语全国卷2 听力 原文
The underlined word "undoing" probably refers to the pigeons' ruin.
2014年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读B 题设
This photo, with the unique beauty that unfolded before me and that woman who "ruined" it, now hangs on a wall in my bedroom.
2017年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
When they returned to rockaway the next day, they found their neighborhood in ruins.
2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
It was to ruin lives in the quest for circulation and impact.
Why ruin rural ones?.
We do not ruin urban conservation areas.
1. an irrecoverable state of devastation and destruction;
"you have brought ruin on this entire family"
2. a ruined building;
"they explored several Roman ruins"
3. the process of becoming dilapidated
4. an event that results in destruction
5. failure that results in a loss of position or reputation
6. destruction achieved by wrecking something
1. destroy completely; damage irreparably;
"You have ruined my car by pouring sugar in the tank!"
"The tears ruined her make-up"
2. destroy or cause to fail;
"This behavior will ruin your chances of winning the election"
3. reduce to bankruptcy;
"My daughter's fancy wedding is going to break me!"
"The slump in the financial markets smashed him"
4. reduce to ruins;
"The country lay ruined after the war"
5. deprive of virginity;
"This dirty old man deflowered several young girls in the village"
6. fall into ruin
in a state of complete disorder or disintegration
the economy was in ruins.
break, destroy, ruin, wreck, damage, spoil