god-forsaken
godforsaken god"for*sak`en, god-forsaken god"-for*sak`enadj. 1. deserted and unhospitable.

Syn: desert, desolate, waste, wild. [WordNet 1.5]

2. forlorn.

Syn: desolate, forlorn, lorn, sad. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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