Definition of desolator in English:


Pronunciation /-ˌlātər/


See desolate

‘It is they who have been the greatest desolators of the world.’
  • ‘These are indeed abominable; but they are not desolators.’
  • ‘Some of these legends, so vague and so conflicting, are still preserved in the memories of aged men and white-haired matrons, who will sit by the hour and describe the gradual change which time and improvement, those twin desolators of the beautiful, had accomplished with Monk-hall.’