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desolate
used in The Hound of the Baskervilles

2 uses
  • Between and around these scattered points extends the desolate, lifeless moor.
    Chapter 3 — The Problem (80% in)
  • Somewhere there, on that desolate plain, was lurking this fiendish man, hiding in a burrow like a wild beast, his heart full of malignancy against the whole race which had cast him out.
    Chapter 6 — Baskerville Hall (51% in)

There are no more uses of "desolate" in The Hound of the Baskervilles.

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