Results for desolate

Definitions of desolate:

part of speech: noun


part of speech: verb

To deprive of inhabitants; to lay waste; to ruin.

part of speech: verb transitive

To make solitary: to deprive of inhabitants: to lay waste.

part of speech: adjective

Solitary: destitute of inhabitants: laid waste.

part of speech: verb transitive

To lay waste; deprive of inhabitants; overwhelm with sorrow; forsake.

part of speech: adjective

Uninhabited; desert; solitary; in a ruinous condition; without a companion; comfortless.

part of speech: adjective

Deprived of inhabitants; solitary; laid waste; abandoned; miserable.

part of speech: adverb


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