- 2. Whole stretches of land were laid waste and depopulated.
- 3. As the army retreated , it laid waste to thousands of acres of farmland.
- 5. What innumerable follies laid waste my waking and sleeping thoughts after that evening!
- 7. Some of the finest cities in Europe were laid waste by bombing.
- 8. KJV Howl, ye ships of Tarshish : for your strength is laid waste.