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Synonyms for ravageˈræv ɪdʒ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ravage, depredation(verb)

    (usually plural) a destructive action

    "the ravages of time"; "the depredations of age and disease"

    ravage, depredation, predation

  2. harry, ravage(verb)

    make a pillaging or destructive raid on (a place), as in wartimes

    waste, harry, scourge, beset, provoke, hassle, chevy, chivy, devastate, harass, desolate, molest, chivvy, ravage, chevvy, plague, lay waste to

  3. lay waste to, waste, devastate, desolate, ravage, scourge(verb)

    cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly

    "The enemy lay waste to the countryside after the invasion"

    waste, harry, scourge, emaciate, flagellate, abandon, blow, forsake, run off, devastate, desert, neutralise, pine away, neutralize, desolate, consume, macerate, ware, depopulate, languish, liquidate, squander, ravage, do in, rot, knock off, lay waste to

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ravage(v. a.)

    ruin, spoil, waste, devastate, destroy, despoil, sack, ransack, desolate, pillage, plunder, strip, lay waste

  2. ravage(n.)

    ruin, waste, spoil, pillage, rapine, desolation, destruction, devastation, havoc

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devastate, plague

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