devastatingadjectiveuk /ˈdev.ə.steɪ.tɪŋ/ us /-t̬ɪŋ/
devastating adjective (VERY HARMFUL)
- The missile strike was devastating - the target was totally obliterated.
- We are deeply saddened by this devastating tragedy.
- A devastating attack was launched on the rebel stronghold.
- Pesticides have had a devastating effect on the environment.
- Satellite images showed clearly the devastating impact of the earthquake.
devastating adjective (STRONG EFFECT)
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