- Decline, decay, deterioration; loss of greatness.
- Lack of repair or upkeep; the state of being in disrepair.
- Lack of wealth or power; the state of being unfortunate.
- Decay or decline in morality or values; falling into vice.
- The total destroying or ruination of a settlement or structure.
- (rare) Something which devastates or ruins.
- (rare) The remnants or ruins of a destroyed thing or place.
- (rare) The act of knocking over a tall structure.
ruyne f (plural ruynes)
- French: ruine