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desolate
'dɛsələt [adj]'dɛsəlɪt [v]'dɛsə,leɪt
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Crushed by grief.
  2. Providing no shelter or sustenance.
(动) As a verb
  1. Cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly.
  2. Reduce in population.
  3. Leave someone who needs or counts on you; leave in the lurch.
Hyphenationdes•o•late
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb
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