Example sentences for: desolate

How can you use “desolate” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Of even the most desolate stragglers

  • Inland from the urban jungle of L.A. lies the dry and desolate expanse of the Mojave Desert, a vast, empty landscape that stretches 200 miles (322 km) to the Nevada border.

  • The most memorable aspect of a visit to Hohhot is likely to be an excursion to the grasslands, across the desolate Daqing Mountains, where horseback riding is a way of life among Mongolians.

  • What if she had failed to write there not because she was desolate and dried up but because, for a few active years, she actually had a life?

  • Last year it instructed us to start calling a desolate stretch on the West Side TunJav (the area is between the Lincoln Tunnel and the Jacob Javitz convention center).

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