wipe out (something) or wipe (something) out
to kill or destroy something completely
The city spends a lot of money every year trying to wipe out the rats near the river.
Healthy Summer Drinks
Apricot Sun Tea
Steep 4 bags orange pekoe tea in 4 cups cold water in a sunny spot for several hours. Stir in 2 cups apricot nectar, 1/4 cup simple syrup (see No. 17), the juice of 1 lemon, 1 teaspoon vanilla extract and 1 cup fresh mint; chill.