Synonyms of devastation in English:

devastation


See definition of devastation

noun

1‘the hurricane passed, leaving a trail of devastation in its wake’

SYNONYMS

destruction, ruin, desolation, depredation, waste, havoc, wreckage

ruins, ravages

2‘the devastation of East Prussia by Russian troops in 1758’

SYNONYMS

laying waste, destruction, wrecking, ruination, despoliation, ransacking, ravaging

demolition, razing, levelling, flattening, annihilation

literary rape

3‘the devastation you have caused the families of your victims’

SYNONYMS

shock, trauma, upheaval, distress, stress, strain, pain, anguish, suffering, upset, agony, misery, sorrow, grief, heartache, heartbreak, torture, traumatization