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desolate

US [ˈdesələt]
UK ['desələt]
  • adj.无人居住的;荒无人烟的;荒凉的;孤独凄凉的
  • v.使感到悲惨;使感到凄凉;使悲伤绝望
  • Web荒芜的;孤独的;冷淡丨
Past Participle:desolated  Present Participle:desolating  Simple Present:desolates  
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adj.
1.
无人居住的;荒无人烟的;荒凉的empty and without people, making you feel sad or frightened
a bleak and desolate landscape
一片荒凉的景色
2.
孤独凄凉的;不幸的;忧伤的very lonely and unhappy
v.
1.
[usupass]
~ sb
使感到悲惨;使感到凄凉;使悲伤绝望to make sb feel sad and without hope
She had been desolated by the death of her friend.
朋友的去世使她感到十分悲伤。

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