desolate - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate desolate

desolate is hyphenated as des-o-late

How to pronounce desolate

desolate is pronounced ´dɛs ələt

Number of syllables in desolate

The number of syllables in desolate is 3

What part of speech in desolate?

desolate can be a transitive verb or an adjective or a verb participle

How common in the word desolate?

desolate is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does desolate convey?

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Common collocations after 'desolate'

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Common collocations before 'desolate'

across, down, empty, even, felt, look, many, most, nothing, only, open, seem, such, through, world

Words with similar spelling to desolate

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Common Verb Collocations of desolate

be, become, bemoan, blacken, can, come, fall, feel, forsake, go, have, keep, lay, leave, let, lie, make, might, neglect, pour, present, render, ruin, see, shall, sit, tell, traverse, will, Let

Common Adverb Collocations of desolate

alone, as, away, before, else, even, ever, here, how, indeed, much, never, not, now, only, quite, so, still, then, there, therefore, therein, thus, too, very, when, where, yet, deplorably, utterly

Common Conjunction Collocations of desolate

and, but, neither, nor, or, yet, Nor

Lists containing desolate

Synonyms of 'abandoned'
Synonyms of 'afflict'
Synonyms of 'aggrieve'
Synonyms of 'agonize'
Synonyms of 'alone'
Synonyms of 'anguish'
Synonyms of 'arid'
Synonyms of 'bare'
Synonyms of 'barren'
Synonyms of 'bleak'
Synonyms of 'celibate'
Synonyms of 'condemn'
Synonyms of 'confound'
Synonyms of 'consume'
Synonyms of 'crush'
Synonyms of 'damn'
Synonyms of 'decimate'
Synonyms of 'deflower'
Synonyms of 'depredate'
Synonyms of 'derelict'
Synonyms of 'desecrate'
Synonyms of 'desert'
Synonyms of 'deserted'
Synonyms of 'despoil'
Synonyms of 'destroy'
Synonyms of 'devastate'
Synonyms of 'devour'
Synonyms of 'disconsolate'
Synonyms of 'dissolve'
Synonyms of 'drab'
Synonyms of 'dry'
Synonyms of 'dusky'
Synonyms of 'embitter'
Synonyms of 'empty'
Synonyms of 'engorge'
Synonyms of 'fallow'
Synonyms of 'fatherless'
Synonyms of 'forlorn'
Synonyms of 'forsaken'
Common Adjective Collocations of acrid
Common Adjective Collocations of abomination
Common Adjective Collocations of bowed
Common Adjective Collocations of blackened
Common Adjective Collocations of bleak
Common Adjective Collocations of barren
Common Adjective Collocations of bled
Common Adjective Collocations of bleached
Common Adjective Collocations of bristled
Common Adjective Collocations of barns
Common Adjective Collocations of baleful
Common Adjective Collocations of bloodless
Common Adjective Collocations of chased
Common Adjective Collocations of captive
Common Adjective Collocations of chop
Common Adjective Collocations of charred
Common Adjective Collocations of convent
Common Adjective Collocations of camped
Common Adjective Collocations of dreary
Common Adjective Collocations of dismantled
Common Adjective Collocations of endearing
Common Adjective Collocations of exclamations
Common Adjective Collocations of forsaken
Common Adjective Collocations of forlorn
Common Adjective Collocations of formless
Common Adjective Collocations of famished
Common Adjective Collocations of grandly
Common Verb Collocations of hypothetically
Common Adjective Collocations of hearth
Common Adjective Collocations of howling
Common Adjective Collocations of heave
Common Adjective Collocations of homesickness
Common Adjective Collocations of inherit
Common Adjective Collocations of inhospitable
Common Adjective Collocations of kirk
Common Adjective Collocations of lonely
Common Adjective Collocations of miserably
Common Adjective Collocations of mutilated
Common Adjective Collocations of naked
Common Adjective Collocations of nakedness
Common Adjective Collocations of overgrown
Common Adjective Collocations of oppressed
Common Adjective Collocations of outcast
Common Adjective Collocations of overthrown
Common Adjective Collocations of oppressively
Common Adjective Collocations of raced
Common Adjective Collocations of ruined
Common Adjective Collocations of shuddering
Common Adjective Collocations of towering
Common Adjective Collocations of trays
Common Adjective Collocations of uninhabited
Common Adjective Collocations of undaunted
Common Adjective Collocations of uplifting