Desolation [noun]

Definition of Desolation:

uninhabitated area; barrenness

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Sentence/Example of Desolation:

Saudi photographer Moath Alofi evokes desolation with a wide shot of desert sprinkled with abandoned cars.

The door was open, and the woman and the child stood dumbfounded and overwhelmed in a scene of incredible desolation.

For the nation and the kingdom that will not serve thee, shall perish: and the Gentiles shall be wasted with desolation.

Under the type of breaking a potter's vessel, the prophet foresheweth the desolation of the Jews for their sins.

And all this land shall be a desolation, and an astonishment: and all these nations shall serve the king of Babylon seventy years.

A prophecy of the desolation of Moab for their pride: but their captivity shall at last be released.

For as she rejoiced at thy ruin, and was glad of thy fall: so shall she be grieved for her own desolation.

All the promised fruits of the Revolution had disappeared, and desolation and crime alone were realized.

Ephraim shall be in desolation in the day of rebuke: among the tribes of Israel I have shewn that which shall surely be.

The town was brought to desolation early in the fifth century, and was never again occupied.