from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective reduced to a barren and lifeless state.
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- verb Simple past tense and past participle of
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China tested its nuclear in desolated region in Xinjiang and France did the same in a no man island.
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In such a universal scramble, the Earth will be just plain desolated, because everyone will be striving merely to survive ... regardless of the cost to the environment.
Saxons had already made of Canterbury and Anderida, a 'Waste Chester,' that is, a desolated stronghold.
As if He had said, A kingdom divided against itself by civil war must be desolated, which is exemplified both in a house and in a city.
Mademoiselle Thérèse was "desolated" to hear that Barbara's visit was really drawing to a close, and assured her aunt that a few more months would make Barbara a "perfect speaker; for I have never known one of your nation of such talent in our language," she declared.
Shriekin 'women an' desolated 'omesteads is what you enjoy, Alf ...,
"desolated" by being the arena of conflict between the combatants,
But this time, rather than a desolated world, survivors are trapped on a spaceship named “Elysium.”
My fictional designs were assuredly more modest as compared to what we were forced to negotiate in the desolated reaches we began to cross on foot.
Three years before I was engaged in the same manner, and had created a fiend whose unparalleled barbarity had desolated my heart, and filled it for ever with the bitterest remorse.
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