Verb eradicate has 2 senses
  1. eliminate, annihilate, extinguish, eradicate, wipe out, decimate, carry off - kill in large numbers; "the plague wiped out an entire population"
    --1 is one way to kill
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
  2. uproot, eradicate, extirpate, exterminate - destroy completely, as if down to the roots; "the vestiges of political democracy were soon uprooted"
    --2 is one way to destroy, destruct
    Derived forms: noun eradication1, noun eradicator1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody