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Synonyms for ravage
ˈræv ɪdʒ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ravage, depredation(verb)

    (usually plural) a destructive action

    "the ravages of time"; "the depredations of age and disease"

    Synonyms:
    depredation, predation

  2. harry, ravage(verb)

    make a pillaging or destructive raid on (a place), as in wartimes

    Synonyms:
    waste, harry, scourge, beset, provoke, hassle, chevy, chivy, devastate, harass, desolate, molest, chivvy, chevvy, plague, lay waste to

  3. lay waste to, waste, devastate, desolate, ravage, scourge(verb)

    cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly

    "The enemy lay waste to the countryside after the invasion"

    Synonyms:
    waste, harry, scourge, emaciate, flagellate, abandon, blow, forsake, run off, devastate, desert, neutralise, pine away, neutralize, desolate, consume, macerate, ware, depopulate, languish, liquidate, squander, do in, rot, knock off, lay waste to

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. ravage(n)

    Synonyms:
    devastation, desolation, waste, pillage, plunder, sack, ruin, spoil

    Antonyms:
    sparing, conserving, preserving

  2. ravage(v)

    Synonyms:
    spoil, devastate, despoil, destroy, desolate, ransack, waste, ruin, overrun, plunder

    Antonyms:
    spare, conserve, preserve, indemnify

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ravage(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    ruin, spoil, waste, devastate, destroy, despoil, sack, ransack, desolate, pillage, plunder, strip, lay waste

  2. ravage(n.)

    Synonyms:
    ruin, waste, spoil, pillage, rapine, desolation, destruction, devastation, havoc

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. ravage(n)

    Synonyms:
    plunder, pillage, devastation, spoliation, sack, despoliation, rapine

  2. ravage(v)

    Synonyms:
    plunder, pillage, devastate, sack, desolate, despoil

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    devastate, plague

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