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"
kill in large numbers;
"the plague wiped out an entire population"
eliminate completely and without a trace;
"The old values have been wiped out"
remove from memory or existence;
"The Turks erased the Armenians in 1915"
mark for deletion, rub off, or erase;
"kill these lines in the President's speech"
wipe out the effect of something;
"The new tax effectively cancels out my raise"
"The `A' will cancel out the `C' on your record"
- Most diseases could be wiped out.
- Only in this way can we wipe out the enemy troops.
- They made hamburger out of the wilting opposition.
- One failure after another wiped out his ambition for fame.
- The paint won't wipe off easily.
- You can rub out the chalk marks with the eraser.
- wipe out 消灭