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Significado de “devastating” - Diccionario Inglés

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devastatingadjective

uk   /ˈdev.ə.steɪ.tɪŋ/  us   /ˈdev.ə.steɪ.t̬ɪŋ/
  • devastating adjective (VERY HARMFUL)

C2 causing a lot of damage or destruction: If the bomb had exploded in the main shopping area, it would have been devastating. The drought has had devastating consequences/effects.

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  • devastating adjective (STRONG EFFECT)

C1 making someone very shocked and upset: devastating news
used to describe a personal quality that has a powerful effect: She had a devastating beauty/charm/smile that few men could resist.
devastatingly
adverb uk   /ˈdev.ə.steɪ.tɪŋ.li/  us   /ˈdev.ə.steɪ.t̬ɪŋ.li/
devastatingly beautiful/powerful
(Definition of devastating from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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devastatingadjective

 us   /ˈdev·əˌsteɪ·t̬ɪŋ/
causing great damage or suffering to something or someone: devastating criticisms It will have a devastating impact on the economy.
(Definition of devastating from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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