the state of being decayed or destroyed
the feeling of being confounded or overwhelmed;
"her departure left him in utter devastation"
an event that results in total destruction
plundering with excessive damage and destruction
the termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists
- The bomb caused widespread devastation.
- But it can take years to recover from the devastation.
- Her departure left him in utter devastation.
- The failure brought great devastation to Tom.