verb (used with object), rav·aged, rav·ag·ing.
verb (used without object), rav·aged, rav·ag·ing.
Words nearby ravage
SYNONYMS FOR ravage
OTHER WORDS FROM ravagerav·age·ment, nounrav·ag·er, nounun·rav·aged, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH ravageravage ravishravenous ravaging ravishing (see synonym study at ravenous)
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Examples from the Web for ravager
A grey bear visited the folds at Hleithargarth; many such a ravager was there far and wide throughout the country.Beowulf|R. W. Chambers
We speak with dread of the beasts of prey: what beast of prey is so dire a ravager as man,—so cruel and so treacherous?A Strange Story, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
In the centre of this circle was placed the Ravager of the World, and round it a rampart of shields.Harold, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
He looked back at the pack working out his line in the fields below him, and saw that Ravager was at their head.Lives of the Fur Folk|M. D. Haviland
What a fury of destruction once the ravager is installed in the vegetable treasure-house!Social Life in the Insect World|J. H. Fabre