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uk   /ˈdev.ə.steɪ.tɪd/  us   /-t̬ɪd/

devastated adjective (DESTROYED)

completelydestroyed: Thousands of ​people have ​lefttheir devastated ​villages and ​fled to the ​mountains.
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devastated adjective (VERY UPSET)

C1 very ​shocked and ​upset: She was ​utterly devastated when her ​husbanddied.
(Definition of devastated from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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