uncreate

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Etymology[edit]

un- +‎ create

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  • IPA(key): /ˌʌnkɹiˈeɪt/
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uncreate (third-person singular simple present uncreates, present participle uncreating, simple past and past participle uncreated)

  1. (transitive) To kill; to destroy; to deprive of existence; to annihilate.
  2. (transitive) To undo the act of creating.
    • 1930, G. K. Chesterton, The Resurrection of Rome
      They at least had the immense and mighty imagination of which I speak; they could unthink the past. They could uncreate the Fall. With a reverence which moderns might think impudence, they could uncreate the Creation.

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