Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun ravage

1 sense of ravage

Sense 1
ravage, depredation -- ((usually plural) a destructive action; "the ravages of time"; "the depredations of age and disease")
       => destruction, demolition, wipeout -- (an event (or the result of an event) that completely destroys something)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb ravage

2 senses of ravage

Sense 1
harry, ravage -- (make a pillaging or destructive raid on (a place), as in wartimes)
       => destroy, ruin -- (destroy completely; damage irreparably; "You have ruined my car by pouring sugar in the tank!"; "The tears ruined her make-up")

Sense 2
lay waste to, waste, devastate, desolate, ravage, scourge -- (cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly; "The enemy lay waste to the countryside after the invasion")
       => destroy, ruin -- (destroy completely; damage irreparably; "You have ruined my car by pouring sugar in the tank!"; "The tears ruined her make-up")

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