Synonyms and Antonyms of devastates
- the city was devastated, first by the earthquake and then by fires
- the explosion devastated an entire city block
beats, bests, clobbers, conquers, crushes, defeats, drubs, licks, masters, overbears, overcomes, overmatches, prevails (over), routs, scotches, skunks, subdues, surmounts, thrashes, trims, triumphs (over), trounces, wallops, whips, wins (against)
- we were devastated by the awful news of his death
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