perdition - Dictionary definition and meaning for word perdition
It sounds like partition.. So Relate perdition to Partition of India in 1947 due to which several families were completely ruined.
'PERpectual adDIcTION' ;i.e; never ending addiction leads to ruin ultimately.
There was a movie named Road to Perdition, if someone has seen it he can very well relate to this word
PER-Completely + DI-DIe => Perdition - Completely Die
If someone has listened to the song ghost of perdition by the band Opeth, he/she can easily relate to it.