Thesaurus

devastations

noun
plural of devastation

Synonyms & Antonyms of devastations

the state or fact of being rendered nonexistent, physically unsound, or useless
  • the sheer devastation of the housing development by the forest fire

Synonyms for devastations

Words Related to devastations

Near Antonyms for devastations

Antonyms for devastations

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about devastations

Cite this Entry

“Devastations.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/devastations. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on devastations

Nglish: Translation of devastations for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of devastations for Arabic Speakers

Comments on devastations

What made you want to look up devastations? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Original Meanings Quiz

  • rembrandt painting a young scholar and his tutor
  • Which of the following is the earliest known sense of the word awe?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!