Student Thesaurus

One entry found for desolation.
Entry Word: desolation
Function: noun
Text: 1 a state or spell of low spirits <his desolation after his brother left for college was incurable> -- see SADNESS
2 land that is uninhabited or not fit for crops <looked out over the vast untamed desolation to the north> -- see WASTELAND
3 the state of being unattended to or not cared for <the desolation of the abandoned garden> -- see NEGLECT 1
4 the state or fact of being rendered nonexistent, physically unsound, or useless <the attack resulted in a scene of utter desolation> -- see DESTRUCTION