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Aftermath ImageryPlay
Use 'desolation' to describe the aftermath of disasters, emphasizing visuals of emptiness. SlideThe forest fire left nothing but a landscape of desolation.
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Not Just PhysicalPlay
'Desolation' may also refer to feeling emotionally empty or hollow. SlideShe stared at the vacant lot, feeling an inner desolation.
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'Complete' or 'utter' often intensify 'desolation'. The word suggests an extreme state. SlideA once bustling mall now stood in utter desolation.