devastation Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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devastationnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˌdev.əˈsteɪ.ʃən/

devastation noun [U] (DAMAGE)

damage and ​destruction: If ​disease is ​allowed to ​spread, it will ​causewidespread devastation. The ​stormleft behind it a trail of devastation.

devastation noun [U] (STRONG FEELING)

feeling very ​shocked or ​upset: She had a ​look of ​utter devastation on her ​face.
(Definition of devastation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “devastation”
in Chinese (Simplified) 损害, 毁灭性的,破坏性极大的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 損害, 毀滅性的,破壞性極大的…
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