Translation of "devastate" - English-Spanish dictionary

devastate

verb uk /ˈdev·ə·steɪt/

to destroy or damage something very badly

destrozar
The hurricane devastated the city.

to make someone feel very shocked and upset

destrozar
She was devastated by the death of her father.
devastating adjective /ˈdev·ə·steɪ·tɪŋ/

devastador
The war had a devastating effect on the country.

(Translation of “devastate” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

devastate

verb /ˈdevəsteit/

to leave in ruins

devastar
The fire devastated the whole building.

to overwhelm (a person) with grief

dejar desolado
She was devastated by the terrible news.
devastating adjective

overwhelming

devastador, abrumador
a devastating flood
The news of the accident was devastating.

(Translation of “devastate” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)