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  Definition of Lay waste to
  1. devastate or ravage; "The enemy lay waste to the countryside after the invasion"
Similar Words: waste, devastate, desolate, ravage, scourge

 

Hyponyms: ruin

 

Derivational Morphology: bane, curse, scourge, nemesis, ravage, depredation, ravaging, devastation, bleakness, desolation, destruction, destroyer, ruiner, undoer, waster, uprooter

 

 
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