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lay waste to, scourge, ravage, desolate, devastate, waste
v. cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly; "The enemy lay waste to the countryside after the invasion"
desolate, depopulate
v. reduce in population; "The epidemic depopulated the countryside"
desert, desolate, forsake, abandon
v. leave someone who needs or counts on you; leave in the lurch; "The mother deserted her children"
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ruined, ravaged, devastated, desolated, blasted, wasted, desolate
adj. "upon this blasted heath"- Shakespeare; "a wasted landscape"
sad, lorn, godforsaken, forlorn, desolate
adj. marked by or showing hopelessness; "the last forlorn attempt"; "a forlorn cause"
desolate
adj. crushed by grief; "depressed and desolate of soul"; "a low desolate wail"
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drop
v. change from one level to another; "She dropped into army jargon"
tergiversate, apostatise, apostatize
v. abandon one's beliefs or allegiances
resile, retract, forswear, recant, abjure
v. formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure; "He retracted his earlier statements about his religion"; "She abjured her beliefs"
eschew, shun
v. avoid and stay away from deliberately; stay clear of
swear off
v. promise to abstain from; "I have sworn off cigarettes altogether"
cast off
v. make the last row of stitches when knitting
pulverise, pulverize, demolish
v. destroy completely; "the wrecking ball demolished the building"; "demolish your enemies"; "pulverize the rebellion before it gets out of hand"
pull down, take down, tear down, dismantle, rase, raze, level
v. tear down so as to make flat with the ground; "The building was levelled"
abandon, empty, vacate
v. leave behind empty; move out of; "You must vacate your office by tonight"
relinquish, quit, renounce, foreswear
v. turn away from; give up; "I am foreswearing women forever"
give up, abandon
v. give up with the intent of never claiming again; "Abandon your life to God"; "She gave up her children to her ex-husband when she moved to Tahiti"; "We gave the drowning victim up for dead"
disown, disinherit
v. prevent deliberately (as by making a will) from inheriting
reave, foray, pillage, ransack, rifle, strip, loot, despoil, plunder
v. steal goods; take as spoils; "During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners"
plunder, sack
v. plunder (a town) after capture; "the barbarians sacked Rome"
pull up stakes, depart, leave
v. remove oneself from an association with or participation in; "She wants to leave"; "The teenager left home"; "She left her position with the Red Cross"; "He left the Senate after two terms"; "after 20 years with the same company, she pulled up stakes"
desert
v. leave behind; "the students deserted the campus after the end of exam period"
antecede, antedate, forgo, forego, precede, predate
v. be earlier in time; go back further; "Stone tools precede bronze tools"
dejected
adj. affected or marked by low spirits; "is dejected but trying to look cheerful"
wasted, skeletal, pinched, haggard, gaunt, emaciated, cadaverous, bony
adj. very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold; "emaciated bony hands"; "a nightmare population of gaunt men and skeletal boys"; "eyes were haggard and cavernous"; "small pinched faces"; "kept life in his wasted frame only by grim concentration"
heartsick, despondent
adj. without or almost without hope; "despondent about his failure"; "too heartsick to fight back"
unconsolable, disconsolate, inconsolable
adj. sad beyond comforting; incapable of being consoled; "inconsolable when her son died"
melancholic, melancholy
adj. characterized by or causing or expressing sadness; "growing more melancholy every hour"; "her melancholic smile"; "we acquainted him with the melancholy truth"
heartsick, heartbroken, brokenhearted
adj. full of sorrow
utter, thoroughgoing, staring, stark, sodding, pure, perfect, gross, everlasting, double-dyed, consummate, complete, arrant, unadulterated
adj. without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers; "an arrant fool"; "a complete coward"; "a consummate fool"; "a double-dyed villain"; "gross negligence"; "a perfect idiot"; "pure folly"; "what a sodding mess"; "stark staring mad"; "a thoroughgoing villain"; "utter nonsense"; "the unadulterated truth"
solitary, sole, only, lonesome, lone
adj. being the only one; single and isolated from others; "the lone doctor in the entire county"; "a lonesome pine"; "an only child"; "the sole heir"; "the sole example"; "a solitary instance of cowardice"; "a solitary speck in the sky"
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wiped out, exterminated, annihilated
adj. destroyed completely
spoilt, blighted
adj. affected by blight; anything that mars or prevents growth or prosperity; "a blighted rose"; "blighted urban districts"
obliterate, blotted out, obliterated
adj. reduced to nothingness
razed, dismantled, demolished
adj. torn down and broken up
sacked, ravaged, raped, pillaged, despoiled
adj. having been robbed and destroyed by force and violence; "the raped countryside"
gone, kaput, done for
adj. destroyed or killed; "we are gone geese"
extinguished
adj. of a conditioned response; caused to die out because of the absence or withdrawal of reinforcement
ruined, finished
adj. brought to ruin; "after the revolution the aristocracy was finished"; "the unsuccessful run for office left him ruined politically and economically"
wrecked
adj. destroyed in an accident; "a wrecked ship"; "a highway full of wrecked cars"
war-worn, war-torn
adj. laid waste by war
deserted, derelict, abandoned
adj. forsaken by owner or inhabitants ; "weed-grown yard of an abandoned farmhouse"
cade
adj. (of a young animal) abandoned by its mother and raised by hand: "a cade calf"
castaway, rejected
adj. something or someone judged unacceptable; "rejected merchandise"
marooned
adj. cut off or left behind; "an isolated pawn"; "several stranded fish in a tide pool"; "travelers marooned by the blizzard"
unfriendly, cool
adj. very unfavorable to life or growth; "a hostile climate"; "an uncongenial atmosphere"; "an uncongenial soil"; "the unfriendly environment at high altitudes"
unfriendly, uncongenial, hostile
adj. very unfavorable to life or growth; "a hostile climate"; "an uncongenial atmosphere"; "an uncongenial soil"; "the unfriendly environment at high altitudes"
windswept
adj. open to or swept by wind; "windswept headlands"
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cohere
v. have internal elements or parts logically connected so that aesthetic consistency results; "the principles by which societies cohere"
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