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ravage

verb [T]  us   /ˈræv·ɪdʒ/
to cause great damage to something or someone: Hurricane Mitch ravaged the tiny Central American country.
ravages
plural noun  us   /ˈræv·ɪ·dʒɪz/
They survived the ravages of disease and malnutrition.
Translations of “ravage”
in Vietnamese tàn phá, cướp bóc…
in Spanish devastar…
in Thai ทำให้เสียหาย…
in Malaysian memusnahkan…
in French ravager…
in German verwüsten…
in Chinese (Traditional) 嚴重破壞, 損壞, 毀壞…
in Indonesian membinasakan…
in Russian опустошать, разорять…
in Turkish tahrip/harap etmek, yerle bir etmek, yakıp yıkmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 严重破坏, 损坏, 毁坏…
in Polish spustoszyć…
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