1 Only a few years ago the River Oder on the Polish-German border caused huge amounts of devastation.
2 If disease is allowed to spread among the crops, it will cause wide spread devastation.
3 We are devastated, shocked beyond belief.
4 The city was devastated by floods.
5 The hurricane devastated a large section of the coast.
6 The war, and the corresponding fall in trade, have had a devastating effect on the country.
7 It will be a devastating blow to the local community if the factory closes.
8 Affairs do have a devastating effect on marriages.
9 Oil spills are having a devastating effect on coral reefs in the ocean.
10 Acid rain has a devastating effect on the forest.
11 After the devastating attack on its military bases, the country was determined not to be caught with its pants down a second time.
12 The missile strike was devastating - the target was totally obliterated.
13 Five to ten rhinos are killed every year on average, mostly during Assam's devastating floods because they have to flee Kaziranga's low marshy lands to higher hills where they cannot be guarded.
14 If they let Lee improvise even one response, it could be devastating.
15 If she by some fluke is elected, we'll have a bitterly divided nation for four more devastating years.