- 1to destroy or get rid of something completely, especially something bad synonym wipe out
- 2 eradicate something Diphtheria has been virtually eradicated in the United States. eradicate something from something We are determined to eradicate racism from our sport.
NAmE//ɪˈrædəˌkeɪt//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they eradicate
he / she / it eradicates
past simple eradicated
-ing form eradicating
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