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desolation

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  • noununinhabitated area; barrenness
  • noundistress, unhappiness
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Synonyms for desolation

noun uninhabitated area; barrenness
  • bleakness
  • devastation
  • isolation
  • loneliness
  • solitude
  • bareness
  • desert
  • dissolution
  • extinction
  • forlornness
  • ruin
  • solitariness
  • waste
  • wildness
  • wreck

Antonyms for desolation

  • construction
  • creation
  • development
  • cheer
  • civilization
  • comfort
  • happiness
  • joy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to desolation

blankness

noun. emptiness
  • barrenness
  • blank
  • desolation
  • gap
  • hollowness
  • nothingness
  • vacancy
  • vacuity
  • vacuousness
  • vacuum
  • void

depredation

noun. devastation, destruction
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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