"ravage" Definition

  1. n. 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. n. To lay waste by force; to desolate by violence; to commit havoc or devastation upon; to spoil; to plunder; to consume.

More About ravage

Position in dictionary: 81523 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n.,
Words that start with "ravage": 3
Words that end with "ravage": 1
Words that contain "ravage": 3
Next words in dictionary: ravaged, ravager, ravaging, rave, raved, ravehook, ravel, raveled, raveler, ravelin
Previous words in dictionary: raunsoun, raunch, raught, raucous, raucity, raucid, rattooning, rattooned, rattoon, rattlings

English Dictionary Definition of ravage

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