devastation


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  • noun

Synonyms for devastation

Synonyms for devastation

the act of destroying or state of being destroyed

Synonyms for devastation

the state of being decayed or destroyed

the feeling of being confounded or overwhelmed

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an event that results in total destruction

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plundering with excessive damage and destruction

References in classic literature ?
Adam resolutely turned his back on the devastation and hurried on.
Italy, like the rest of the Roman Empire, had been overrun and conquered in the fifth century by the barbarian Teutonic tribes, but the devastation had been less complete there than in the more northern lands, and there, even more, perhaps, than in France, the bulk of the people remained Latin in blood and in character.
A continuous noise of the rapids above hovered over this scene of inhabited devastation.
Again, as to the devastation of Hellenic territory or the burning of houses, what is to be the practice?
Old Calkins nearly died of heart disease when he saw the devastation I had wreaked upon it.
He gazed down at her for a moment with a sombre stare, as one looks at ruins, at the devastation of some natural disaster.
The people who were boisterous at Westminster upon the Friday morning, and were eagerly bent upon the work of devastation in Duke Street and Warwick Street at night, were, in the mass, the same.
If you're a child of the 80s who remembers the Transformers as being the coolest cartoon on TV, then you're going to love Devastation.
CYCLONE Pam hit the archipelago of Vanuatu back in March, causing devastation and loss of life.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The decree on full economic blockade of Donbas signed by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Saturday is de-facto an act on genocide and devastation of the people of Southeastern Ukraine, the head of the self-proclaimed Luhansk People's Republic (LPR) Igor Plotnitsky said Saturday.
Contract notice: Providing of property insurance from the mishap, theft, robbery, devastation and vandalism and liability employer during the period from 01.
Gamers can prepare for Devastation, the second of four massive DLC Packs, set available exclusively on Xbox Live for both Xbox One and Xbox 360, Devastation delivers a new assortment of content to Call of Duty's definitive online multiplayer experience.
In Tyup forestry, unauthorized devastation of 336 roots was revealed.
Despite the devastation there was no communication with the outside world so the scenes of devastation went almost entirely unseen.
AID workers have described the "unimaginable" devastation facing the typhoon-struck Philippines as they revealed the huge obstacles they must overcome to reach survivors.