Thesaurus / desolate
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Philip Welsh’s simple life hampers search for his killer Deep inside a desolate courthouse, 12 jurors perform civic duty during the pandemic
PHONY POLICE OFFICERS SCAM $1.5 MILLION FROM MARYLAND RESIDENTSDAN MORSEOCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The desolate advertising market has presented a catastrophe for publishers across the media landscape.
‘UNSTOPPABLE INNOVATOR’: THE METEORIC RISE OF MEREDITH KOPIT LEVIEN, THE NEXT NEW YORK TIMES CEOSTEVEN PERLBERGAUGUST 19, 2020DIGIDAY
When she heard it there came before her imagination the figure of a man standing beside a desolate rock on the seashore.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
They burnt the chosen city of holiness, and made the streets thereof desolate according to the prediction of Jeremias.
When the funeral was over, and they returned to their desolate home, at the sight of the empty cradle Ramona broke down.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
And her gates shall lament and mourn, and she shall sit desolate on the ground.
And he said: Until the cities be wasted without inhabitant, and the houses without man, and the land shall be left desolate.
Jamestown was for a long time the capital of the state, but has sunk into ruin, and is almost desolate.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
For the waters of Nemrim shall be desolate, for the grass is withered away, the spring is faded, all the greenness is perished.
WORDS RELATED TO DESOLATE
- down and out
- in the dumps
- weighed down
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