Alphabet Filter:

Results

Definition of ravage:

  1. Desolation by violence; violent ruin or destruction; devastation; havoc; waste; as, the ravage of a lion; the ravages of fire or tempest; the ravages of an army, or of time.
  2. To lay waste by force; to desolate by violence; to commit havoc or devastation upon; to spoil; to plunder; to consume.

Synonyms:

ware, batter down, seize, sack, rot, break up, desert, liquidate, help, overrun, neutralise, forsake, disorganize, pull down, loot, provoke, waste, plague, raid, emaciate, stamp out, sack, overwhelm, extinguish, raze, prostrate, havoc, run off, macerate, spoliate, neutralize, sweep away, foray, smash, abandon, annihilate, molest, dismantle, forage, desolate, trample, exterminate, harrow, harry, hassle, chevvy, pine away, rape, trample down, depopulate, strip, spoliate, harass, predation, strip, chevy, rape, lay waste to, languish, pirate, devastate, demolish, plunder, consume, blow, crush, plunder, rob, overthrow, chivvy, impair, disrupt, squander, beset, scatter, scourge, do in, wrest, maraud, give, violate, knock off, depredation, loot, shatter, flagellate, capture, gut, prey, destroy, chivy, lay in ruins.

Usage examples: