Kangaroo word: destruction
Joey word: ruin
Definitions in relation to their use in kangaroo words, taken from Google Dictionary, and edited for formatting.
destruction (noun): the action or process of causing so much damage to something that it no longer exists or cannot be repaired.
ruin (noun): the physical destruction or disintegration of something or the state of disintegrating or being destroyed.
The letters R, U, I, and N found within the kangaroo word “destruction” arrange in the listed order to complete the joey word “ruin”. While a word can have multiple definitions, in relation to their use with kangaroo words, these two words share a similar meaning: physically damaged beyond repair.