ruinous

ruinous
adjective
ruinös; katastrophal [Wirkung]

be ruinous to somebody/something — jemanden/etwas ruinieren

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ru·in·ous
[ˈru:ɪnəs]
adj ruinös
the cost was \ruinous die Kosten waren enorm hoch
smoking is \ruinous to the health Rauchen schadet der Gesundheit
to have a \ruinous effect on sth etw zerstören
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['ruːɪnəs]
adj
(financially) ruinös; price extrem

to be in a ruinous state or in ruinous condition (building) — verfallen or baufällig sein

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ruinous [ˈrʊınəs; ˈruː-] adj (adv ruinously)
1. verderblich, ruinös:
be ruinous zum Ruin führen;
ruinous price
a) ruinöser oder enormer Preis,
b) Schleuderpreis m umg
2. zer-, verfallend, baufällig, ruinenhaft
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adjective
ruinös; katastrophal [Wirkung]

be ruinous to somebody/something — jemanden/etwas ruinieren

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adj.
verderblich adj.

English-german dictionary. 2013.

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