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 for ravaged
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Ravage \Rav"age\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Ravaged
     (r[a^]v"[asl]jd); p. pr. & vb. n. Ravaging
     (r[a^]v"[asl]*j[i^]ng).] [F. ravager. See Ravage, n.]
     To lay waste by force; to desolate by violence; to commit
     havoc or devastation upon; to spoil; to plunder; to consume.
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           Already Caesar
           Has ravaged more than half the globe.    --Addison.
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           His lands were daily ravaged, his cattle driven away.
                                                    --Macaulay.
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     Syn: To despoil; pillage; plunder; sack; spoil; devastate;
          desolate; destroy; waste; ruin.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  ravaged
      adj 1: having been robbed and destroyed by force and violence;
             "the raped countryside" [syn: despoiled, pillaged,
             raped, ravaged, sacked]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  77 Moby Thesaurus words for "ravaged":
     ablative, ausgespielt, bankrupt, beset, biodegradable, blasted,
     blighted, blown, broken, corrosive, decomposable, decomposing,
     degradable, desolated, despoiled, destroyed, devastated,
     dilapidated, disintegrable, disintegrated, disintegrating,
     disintegrative, disjunctive, disruptive, done for, done in,
     down-and-out, drawn, erosive, fallen, finished, flyblown, frowsty,
     frowsy, frowzy, fusty, gone to pot, grubby, haggard, hollow-eyed,
     in ruins, infested, irremediable, kaput, lousy, maggoty, mildewed,
     moldering, moldy, moth-eaten, musty, overthrown, pedicular,
     pediculous, plagued, ratty, resolvent, ruined, ruinous, separative,
     smutted, smutty, solvent, spoiled, teeming, tired-eyed,
     tired-faced, tired-looking, undone, wan, wasted, weary-looking,
     weevily, worm-eaten, wormy, worn, wrecked
  
  

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