SAT Word of the Day PowerScore Test Preparation on June 28, 2012 at 7:00 AM Find me on: Facebook Google+ Tweet Decimate (v.) to destroy a large portion of(pronounced “DES-uh-meyt”) Example Sentence: In the fourteenth century, the plague decimated the population of Europe. Click the "Read More" or "Leave A Comment" link to leave a sentence of your own! The best sentence will be entered to win* a FREE SAT course! * We will choose a new winner each month. Good luck!