Synonyms and Antonyms of devastated
- the city was devastated, first by the earthquake and then by fires
- the explosion devastated an entire city block
beat, bested, clobbered, conquered, crushed, defeated, drubbed, licked, mastered, overbore, overcame, overmatched, prevailed (over), routed, scotched, skunked, subdued, surmounted, thrashed, trimmed, triumphed (over), trounced, walloped, whipped, won (against)
blasted, blew up, broke, crippled, damaged, defaced, deteriorated, disfigured, disintegrated, dissolved, dynamited, harmed, impaired, injured, mangled, marred, mutilated, spoiled (or chiefly British spoilt), vitiated
- we were devastated by the awful news of his death
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