- developable surface
Origin of devastating
Examples from the Web for devastatingly
This astonishingly simple yet devastatingly graphic representation of mass carnage attracts many thousands of visitors every day.Blood and War: The Hard Truth About ‘Boots on the Ground’|Clive Irving|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It turns out poor, devastatingly handsome, AIDS-stricken Ted was Jewish.The MVPs of Sleaze Are Back: FXX's 'The League' Ups the Degenerate Ante|Emily Shire|September 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When it comes to crafting a raucous, devastatingly brutal insult, he is a Shakespeare.
The historical legacy of these stories is devastatingly clear.Sorry, America, You’re Wrong, the Jews Did Not Kill Jesus|Candida Moss|November 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Against isolated adversaries, they are devastatingly effective, as long as we understand that they are not long-term solutions.
And as for the season—McKellar could not remember such a devastatingly dry August since he was a lad at home.The Beauty and the Bolshevist|Alice Duer Miller
It is a devastatingly attractive thing—but almost impossible to explain.The Double Spy|Dan T. Moore
It would be devastatingly produced on the occasion of a row, but Sally rarely quarrelled.Coquette|Frank Swinnerton
Ellen's marriage broke into Joanna's life quite as devastatingly as Martin's death.Joanna Godden|Sheila Kaye-Smith
It then passed slowly and devastatingly down the hall and drive.More William|Richmal Crompton
1630s, present participle adjective from devastate. Trivial use by 1889.