English translation: obliterated everything (of substance)/Devoured everything
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The world has enough for man's need but not for man's greed
Explanation: Suggestion for a proverbial rendition
In this instance, it mean's that excessive greed has ruined the economy of the nation, has left it devastated. There is nothing left! They took everything!
The world has enough for man's need, but not for man's greed. Mahatma Ghandi ... African proverb - Not to know is bad; not to wish to know is worse ...
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sktrans Local time: 17:23 Native speaker of: Arabic, French PRO pts in category: 52