Synonyms of pulverize in English:


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1‘mustard seeds may be pulverized into flour’

grind, crush, pound, crumble, powder, turn to dust
mill, crunch, squash, press, pulp, mash, sieve, mince, mangle, chew, shred, macerate
technical comminute, triturate
archaic levigate, bray, powderize

2‘he could have pulverized the opposition’

defeat utterly, annihilate, beat hollow, trounce, rout, crush, smash, break, overwhelm, vanquish
informal hammer, clobber, thrash, whip, lick, paste, pound, crucify, demolish, destroy, drub, tank, take to the cleaners, wipe the floor with, make mincemeat of, blow out of the water, murder, slaughter, massacre, flatten, turn inside out
British informal stuff, marmalize
North American informal blow out, cream, skunk
US informal own