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godforsaken

[god-fer-sey-kuh n, god-fer-sey-] /ˈgɒd fərˌseɪ kən, ˌgɒd fərˈseɪ-/
adjective, (sometimes initial capital letter)
1.
desolate; remote; deserted:
They live in some godforsaken place 40 miles from the nearest town.
2.
wretched; neglected; pitiable.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; God + forsaken
Synonyms
1. bleak, dreary, lonely. 2. forlorn, miserable.
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British Dictionary definitions for god-forsaken

godforsaken

/ˈɡɒdfəˌseɪkən; ˌɡɒdfəˈseɪkən/
adjective (sometimes capital)
1.
(usually prenominal) desolate; dreary; forlorn
2.
wicked
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Word Origin and History for god-forsaken

godforsaken

adj.

1816, from God + forsaken.

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