an irrecoverable state of devastation and destruction;
"you have brought ruin on this entire family"
an event that results in destruction
failure that results in a loss of position or reputation
destruction achieved by causing something to be wrecked or ruined
- You'll be the ruination of me!
- Late frosts are ruination for the garden.
Witches..were also seen as causing the..ruination of crops by poisoning.出自： A. Storr