- vt. 毁坏；破坏；掠夺
- n. 蹂躏，破坏
- vi. 毁坏；掠夺
[过去式 ravaged过去分词 ravaged现在分词 ravaging第三人称单数 ravages]
及物动词的用法：A town, country, or economy that has been ravaged is one that has been damaged so much that it is almost completely destroyed. 摧毁例：
The country has been ravaged by civil war.
"In countries that are incubators of extremism like Yemen, or are ravaged by poverty and natural disasters like Haiti, the odds are long,".
According to the group's report, only another war-ravaged state, Somalia,is perceived as being more corrupt.
When the earthquake ravaged Haiti's capital, Port-au-Prince, an estimated 600,000 people fled for the countryside.
The conflict turned their country into a battlefield subsequently ravaged by looting and civil war.
Notwithstanding past IMF involvement, Romania remains a Stalinist command economy ravaged by collectivization and other inefficiencies.
The two biggest in area, Sudan and Congo, are ravaged by strife and misgovernment.