godforsaken

adjective god·for·sak·en \ ˈgäd-fər-ˌsā-kən \
|Updated on: 7 May 2018

Definition of godforsaken

2 : neglected and miserable in appearance or circumstances

Examples of godforsaken in a Sentence

  1. Who would want to visit such a godforsaken place?

  2. grew up in the kind of godforsaken town in which everyone drank in order to forget that they were there

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First Known Use of godforsaken

1778

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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GODFORSAKEN Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of godforsaken for English Language Learners

  • of a place : not at all interesting or appealing and usually located far from interesting people and places


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