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devastating

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of devastating

  1. causing or tending to cause destruction a devastating blow to our morale Synonyms of devastating annihilatory, calamitous, cataclysmal (or cataclysmic), destructive, devastative, disastrous, ruinousWords Related to devastating antibiotic, biocidal; baleful, deadly, deathly, fatal, fell, killer, lethal, mortal, murderous, pestilent, poisonous, virulent, vital; deleterious, detrimental, harmful, perniciousNear Antonyms of devastating preservative, protective; constructive, creative, formative, productive; harmless, innocent, innocuous, inoffensive; ameliorative, helpful, useful; healthful, healthy, nonfatal, nonlethal, salubrious, wholesomeAntonyms of devastating nondestructive



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