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noun as in abandon

noun as in abandonment

noun as in desolation


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Look for aromas of jasmine and roses just opening to release their scent, followed by flavors of wild berries and herbs.

Byrnes’ team tested that idea by gluing data loggers onto wild Sunda colugos in Singapore and recording almost 260 glides among four individuals.

A shorter than usual shopping season, last-mile shipping uncertainty, and ongoing health and safety concerns are just a few of the factors driving wild shifts in consumer behavior in the lead-up to holiday season 2020.

Though there aren’t many of them, the tigers of the delta are one of the largest wild populations in the world.

Then there’s the wild method, which requires a bit of playing with fire.

I hid out for weeks in my wilderness, now just a small vulnerable island of wildness, but at the time it felt huge.

Probably not for the bird who has just been gassed “to promote wildness.”

Ybarra had also pondered the allure of this kind of wildness.

He used wildness and inconsistency as his own art form; random bucket spills of paint on the canvas into a worthless mess.

Even in the middle of a big urban area, the river valleys had a wildness that reminded him of home in Alabama.

He brings out all their power, brilliancy and careering wildness, and makes the greatest sensation of them.

The character might grow wild, savage too in a sense, but with a human wildness one could understand and deal with.

Oh, the wildness of that sound—and the thumping of the heart of the hunter, and the breathless suspense, and the burning desire.

In the wildness of their passionate sorrow, Eric and Vernon seemed to hear the sound of everlasting farewells.

Of a sudden there died out of her face the fawn-like, woodland look, the maternal wildness, the red-blooded joy.

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On this page you'll find 1317 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to wildness, such as: barbarity, bloodthirstiness, brutality, cruelty, ferociousness, and murderousness.

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