As nouns the difference between destructor and destroyer
is that destructor
is one who destructs while destroyer
is that which destroys something.
One who destructs.
(programming) In object-oriented programming, the command sequence that is launched when the execution of an object is finished.
That which destroys something.
(military) A small, fast warship with light armament, smaller than a cruiser, but bigger than a frigate.
* command destroyer
* destroyer escort
* destroyer leader
* destroyer minesweeper
* flag destroyer
* tank destroyer