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  1. lay waste

    Synonyms:
    desolate, destroy, ruin

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  1. lay waste

    Synonyms:
    desolate, devastate, pillage, sack, spoliate

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  1. Henry David Thoreau:

    Thank God men cannot as yet fly and lay waste the sky as well as the earth

  2. William Wordsworth:

    The world is too much with us late and soon,Getting and spending, we lay waste our powersLittle we see in Nature that is oursWe have given our hearts away, a sordid boon

  3. William Wordsworth, The World is Too Much With Us:

    The world is too much with us; late and soon, Getting and spending, we lay waste our powers: Little we see in Nature that is ours; We have given our hearts away, a sordid boon!

  4. Henry David Thoreau:

    Thank God men cannot as yet fly and lay waste the sky as well as the earth!

  5. Henry David Thoreau, Jan. 3, 1861:

    Thank God men cannot as yet fly and lay waste the sky as well as the earth.

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