Complete annihilation. Has its origins in World War 2 after Coventry was almost completly destroyed by german bombs.
Wikipedia- "The devastation was so great that the word "Koventrieren"– to "Coventrate", or to annihilate or reduce to rubble – entered the German and English languages."
by DonFrye July 14, 2011
The complete and utter destruction of a city by bombing attack with an excessive amount of bombs. Coined by Propaganda Minister Goebbels of the German Nazi Party during WW2 after a bombing attack which nearly levelled the entire city of Coventry in central England.
by d3utschland September 04, 2011