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Definition 1: cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly - [verb of change]

Samples where lay waste to or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The enemy lay waste to the countryside after the invasion

Synonyms for lay waste to in the sense of this definition

(lay waste to is a kind of ...) destroy completely; damage irreparably

"You have ruined my car by pouring sugar in the tank!" "The tears ruined her make-up"

(... is a kind of lay waste to ) reduce to ruins

"The country lay ruined after the war"

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