To leave; abandon
To leave, as in danger or out of necessity; forsake; desert
To afflict with severe or widespread suffering and devastation; ravage.
To lay waste; destroy.
Waste is defined as to destroy, wear away or use up.
(Football) To tackle (a quarterback attempting to pass the ball) behind the line of scrimmage.
Ruin is defined as to break or destroy something.
To rob of goods by force, especially in time of war; pillage:
To unburden; relieve:
To break up or spoil completely; ruin
To ruin, especially by destroying or removing what is valuable:
To create (an argument or a sentence, for example) by systematically arranging ideas or terms.
(Dated) To use or employ to good purpose; to turn to profitable account.
To establish a basis for; found or ground:
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
Find another word for desolating. In this page you can discover 19 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for desolating, like: deserting, forsaking, abandoning, depopulating, scourging, ravaging, devastating, wasting, sacking, ruining and plundering.