Synonyms for devastation

Synonyms for (noun) devastation

Synonyms: devastation, destruction

Definition: the termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists

Similar words: termination, conclusion, ending

Definition: the act of ending something

Usage: the termination of the agreement


Synonyms: devastation, ravaging

Definition: plundering with excessive damage and destruction

Similar words: plundering, pillage, pillaging

Definition: the act of stealing valuable things from a place

Usage: the plundering of the Parthenon; his plundering of the great authors


Synonyms: desolation, devastation

Definition: an event that results in total destruction

Similar words: ruin, ruination

Definition: an event that results in destruction


Synonyms: devastation

Definition: the feeling of being confounded or overwhelmed

Usage: her departure left him in utter devastation

Similar words: feeling

Definition: the experiencing of affective and emotional states

Usage: she had a feeling of euphoria; he had terrible feelings of guilt; I disliked him and the feeling was mutual


Synonyms: devastation, desolation

Definition: the state of being decayed or destroyed

Similar words: deterioration, impairment

Definition: a symptom of reduced quality or strength