As nouns the difference between destroyer and destruction
is that destroyer
is that which destroys something while destruction
is the act of destroying.
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
The act of destroying.
The results of a destructive event.
- The destruction of the condemned building will take place at noon.
- Amid the seemingly endless destruction , a single flower bloomed.