The reality is that it wiped out a lot of illusory gains and replaced them with a lot of illusory losses.
The goal was to help Americans with government aid before their savings were wiped out.
Under Mofaz, Kadima is expected to perform so poorly in the coming election that it might be wiped out altogether.
A killing, murder
To win; prevail: De Bird of Time will win out in a walk (1896+)