desolately desolately

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in grief-stricken loneliness; without comforting circumstances or prospects

Usage(s):

  • South and west of New York City, the Jersey Meadows stretch desolately.

News

  • Pet Connection: Help your cat cope while you’re away

    When you come home from work, is it to find that your cat has peed on the bed, yowled so desolately all day that the neighbors inquire a little nervously about her well-being, or scratched to ribbons the chair that you just had reupholstered with that expensive fabric? Don’t chalk it up to spite. Your cat may be suffering from a condition that almost no one associates with the feline species ...
    on October 22, 2013     Source: The Sacramento Bee

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