Deserted - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Deserted.

ABANDONED
ALONE
DESOLATE
LONELY
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ABANDONED
  1. stop maintaining or insisting on; of ideas or claims; "He abandoned the thought of asking for her hand in marriage"; "Both sides have to give up some claims in these negotiations"
  2. forsaken by owner or inhabitants ; "weed-grown yard of an abandoned farmhouse"
  3. leave someone who needs or counts on you; leave in the lurch; "The mother deserted her children"
  4. free from constraint; "an abandoned sadness born of grief"- Liam O'Flaherty
  5. leave behind empty; move out of; "You must vacate your office by tonight"
  6. Left without support
  7. 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"
  8. forsake, leave behind; "We abandoned the old car in the empty parking lot"
ALONE
  1. radically distinctive and without equal; "he is alone in the field of microbiology"; "this theory is altogether alone in its penetration of the problem"; "Bach was unique in his handling of counterpoint"; "craftsmen whose skill is unequaled"; "unparalleled athletic ability"; "a breakdown of law unparalleled in our history"
  2. without any others being included or involved; "was entirely to blame"; "a school devoted entirely to the needs of problem children"; "he works for Mr. Smith exclusively"; "did it solely for money"; "the burden of proof rests on the prosecution alone"; "a privilege granted only to him"
  3. exclusive of anyone or anything else; "she alone believed him"; "cannot live by bread alone"; "I'll have this car and this car only"
  4. without anybody else or anything else; "the child stayed home alone"; "the pillar stood alone, supporting nothing"; "he flew solo"
  5. isolated from others; "could be alone in a crowded room"; "was alone with her though
DESOLATE
  1. crushed by grief; "depressed and desolate of soul"; "a low desolate wail"
  2. providing no shelter or sustenance; "bare rocky hills"; "barren lands"; "the bleak treeless regions of the high Andes"; "the desolate surface of the moon"; "a stark landscape"
  3. cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly; "The enemy lay waste to the countryside after the invasion"
  4. reduce in population; "The epidemic depopulated the countryside"
  5. leave someone who needs or counts on you; leave in the lurch; "The mother deserted her children"
LONELY
  1. marked by dejection from being alone; "felt sad and lonely"; "the loneliest night of the week"; "lonesome when her husband is away"; "spent a lonesome hour in the bar"
  2. devoid of creatures; "a lonely crossroads"; "a solitary retreat"; "a trail leading to an unfrequented lake"
  3. characterized by or preferring solitude; "a lone wolf"; "a lonely existence"; "a man of a solitary disposition"; "a solitary walk"
  4. lacking companions or companionship; "he was alone when we met him"; "she is alone much of the time"; "the lone skier on the mountain"; "a lonely fisherman stood on a tuft of gravel"; "a lonely soul"; "a solitary traveler"
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