Today’s Word


  • assemblage, association, attachment, conjunction, connection.
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Antonyms of DESTRUCTIVE:
constructive, formative, inferential, rehabilitative, reconstructive, creative, shaping, plastic, structural, advantageous, favorable, helpful, profitable, serviceable, beneficent, good, invigorating, rejuvenating, useful, beneficial, healthful, life-giving, salutary, wholesome, preservative, protective, productive, harmless, innocent, innocuous, inoffensive, ameliorative, healthy, nonfatal, nonlethal, salubrious, nondestructive, fluky, fortuitous, fortunate, happy, lucky, providential, auspicious, bright, encouraging, fair, golden, heartening, hopeful, optimistic, promising, propitious, rose-colored, rosy, upbeat.
Examples of usage:
  1. The hardships of the camp and the campaign are more destructive of animal than human flesh.
    "Three Years in the Federal Cavalry", Willard Glazier.
  2. Just two, just a man and a woman, emerging from all the destructive might of the world.
    "Dan Merrithew", Lawrence Perry.
  3. That attempt is destructive to morals and dangerous to character.
    "The High Calling", Charles M. Sheldon.