US: /ˈdɹæstɪk/
UK: /dɹˈɑːstɪk/

English Vietnamese dictionary

drastic /'dræstik/
  • tính từ
    • tác động mạnh mẽ, quyết liệt
      • to take drastic measures: dùng những biện pháp quyết liệt
    • (y học) xổ mạnh, tẩy mạnh

Advanced English dictionary

+ adjective
extreme in a way that has a sudden, serious or violent effect on sth: drastic measures / changes + The government is threatening to take drastic action. + a drastic shortage of food + a drastic reduction in their standard of living + Talk to me before you do anything drastic.
drastically adverb: Output has been drastically reduced. + Things have started to go drastically wrong.

Thesaurus dictionary

violent, severe, extreme, strong, powerful, potent, puissant, fierce, forceful, vigorous, rigorous, harsh, radical, Draconian, desperate, dire:
I shall have to take drastic measures if this misbehaviour continues.

Concise English dictionary

+forceful and extreme and rigorous