English translation of 'devastar'
1. (destruir) to devastate
2. (arruinar) to ruin
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'devastar' in Other Languages
British English: devastate VERB
If something devastates an area or a place, it damages it very badly or destroys it totally.
A fire had devastated large parts of the castle.
British English: ravage VERB
A town, country, or economy that has been ravaged is one that has been damaged so much that it is almost completely destroyed.
The country has been ravaged by civil war.
Translation of devastar from the Collins Portuguese to English Dictionary