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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An event that results in total ruination; Sadness resulting from being forsaken or abandoned; ; The state of being decayed or ruined.

Usage examples (36)
  • And now we see for what the land perishes; all this desolation is the desert of their deeds and the performance of
  • I know that thy desolation is impending according to Zechariah's prophecy.
  • There were times that I was in desolation and destitute for some kind of reprieve.
  • I'm left with a sense that it is out in desolation's reach, perhaps in the southwest. for more
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