Synonyms of devastation


1. devastation, desolation, deterioration, impairment

usage: the state of being decayed or destroyed

2. devastation, feeling

usage: the feeling of being confounded or overwhelmed; "her departure left him in utter devastation"

3. devastation, desolation, ruin, ruination

usage: an event that results in total destruction

4. ravaging, devastation, plundering, pillage, pillaging

usage: plundering with excessive damage and destruction

5. destruction, devastation, termination, ending, conclusion

usage: the termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists

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Definition and meaning of devastation (Dictionary)