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English definition of “devastation”

devastation

noun [U] (STRONG FEELING)    /ˌdev.əˈsteɪ.ʃən/
feeling very shocked or upset: She had a look of utter devastation on her face.Destroying and demolishingDamaging and spoilingSadness and regret
(Definition of devastation noun (STRONG FEELING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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