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devastating

US [ˈdevəˌsteɪtɪŋ]
UK [ˈdevəˌsteɪtɪŋ]
  • adj.毁灭性的;令人难受的;令人印象深刻的;压倒性的
  • Web破坏性的;灾难性的;破坏性极大的
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adj.
1.
破坏性极大的;毁灭性的causing a lot of damage and destruction
a devastating explosion/fire/cyclone
毁灭性的爆炸╱火灾╱旋风
Oil spills are having a devastating effect on coral reefs in the ocean.
石油泄漏对海洋里的珊瑚礁有着毁灭性影响。
He received devastating injuries in the accident.
他在这次事故中受到致命伤害。
It will be a devastating blow to the local community if the factory closes.
如果这家工厂倒闭,将给当地居民以毁灭性的打击。
2.
令人震惊的;骇人的extremely shocking to a person
the devastating news that her father was dead
她父亲去世的惊人消息
3.
给人印象深刻的;令人钦佩的;强有力的impressive and powerful
his devastating performance in the 100 metres
他在 100 米赛跑中的惊人表现
Her smile was devastating.
她的笑容令人倾倒。
a devastating attack on the President's economic record
针对总统的经济政绩发动的猛烈抨击

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