Thesaurus > Related Words: devastate

  Words related to devastate

Related / Similar Words: lay waste to, waste, desolate, ravage, scourge

 

Definition:
  • overwhelm or overpower; "He was devastated by his grief when his son died";
  • devastate or ravage; "The enemy lay waste to the countryside after the invasion";

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    Hyponyms: ruin

     

    Derivational Morphology: devastation, bane, curse, scourge, nemesis, ravage, depredation, ravaging, bleakness, desolation, destruction, destroyer, ruiner, undoer, waster, uprooter

     

     
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