Translation of "desolate" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈdes.əl.ət/ us

A desolate place is empty and not attractive, with no people or nothing pleasant in it.

The house stood in a bleak and desolate landscape.

extremely sad and feeling alone

She felt desolate when her best friend moved away.
desolated adjective uk /ˈdes.əl.eɪ.tɪd/ us /-t̬ɪd/
desolately adverb uk /-li/ us

(Translation of “desolate” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /ˈdesələt/

(of landscapes, areas etc) very lonely or barren

desolado, deshabitado
desolate landscape.

very sad, lonely and unhappy

He felt desolate after the death of his wife.
desolation noun

desolación, desconsuelo
a feeling of desolation.

(Translation of “desolate” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)