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Italian translation of “devastate”

devastate

verb
 
/ˈdev·ə·steɪt/
to destroy or damage something very badly
devastare
The hurricane devastated the city.
to make someone feel very shocked and upset
sconvolgere
She was devastated by the death of her father.
devastating /ˈdev·ə·steɪ·tɪŋ/ adjective
devastante, sconvolgente
The war had a devastating effect on the country.
(Definition of devastate from the Cambridge English-Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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