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devastating

adjective
 
 
/ˈdevəsteɪtɪŋ/
SHOCKING making someone very shocked and upset
şaşkına çeviren, şok edici, yıkıcı, perişan eden
Despite the devastating news, no one is giving up hope.Making people sad, shocked and upsetHaving a powerful effectStrong feelingsVery and extreme
DESTROYING causing a lot of damage or destruction
yıkıcı, mahvedici, yok edici
The fire has had a devastating effect on the local wildlife.Destroying and demolishingDamaging and spoilingHaving a powerful effectStrong feelingsVery and extreme
(Definition of devastating from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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