Definition of unfrequented in English:



  • (of a place) visited only rarely.

    ‘a region with only a few unfrequented tracks’
    • ‘That unfrequented little bay not far from here was our very own private hideout until some low, boorish money makers pushed their way in.’
    • ‘So, unrepaired and unfrequented, town centers began to look dilapidated, long before any unwelcome barbarian tongues were heard in their near empty streets.’
    • ‘But it appears that the council will not be content until every street in the neighbourhood, however small and unfrequented, has got its share of bumps.’
    • ‘There were blackberry bushes thickly massed in unfrequented corners of the park, and he tried them, copying the style of the adult foxes.’
    • ‘The main physical feature of the hill are the two great corries which are gouged out of the eastern flanks of the hill, the dark side of the mountain which is relatively unseen, and unfrequented.’
    • ‘Official sources hold that terrorists frequently cross over from Afghanistan using unfrequented routes, commit bank robberies and sectarian-related killings.’
    • ‘To get to know the unfrequented highlands, the rolling hills, the medieval hilltop towns and the wild empty beaches of one of the least developed rural regions of Europe, travellers have to get away from the main holiday road.’
    • ‘An estimated 300-500 refugees are entering Pakistan daily via unfrequented routes.’
    • ‘At 901 metres, it just falls short of Munro's height so it's relatively unfrequented, other than the visits of a local mountaineer who has apparently climbed the hill more than 1000 times.’
    • ‘To elude this vulnerability, employees should avoid browsing the Internet and visiting unfrequented websites not pertinent to business needs.’
    • ‘By then the weather had improved for a grand Boxing Day out at the beach on the eastern coast, an area unfrequented by tourists.’
    • ‘During one of the patrols, he learned of an empty field to the west of the city that was unused and unfrequented.’
    • ‘There a member of a visiting team drove a cricket ball out of the ground on to an unfrequented adjacent public road and it struck and severely injured a lady who happened to be standing in the road.’
    • ‘We perplexed everyone around us by walking up the unfrequented road the quarter mile or so to the museum.’
    • ‘The usually unfrequented walkway saw crowds thronging the various stalls to look at, and in several instances buy, the multitude of objects on show.’
    isolated, remote, out of the way, outlying, off the beaten track, in the depths of …, hard to find, lonely, in the back of beyond, in the hinterlands, off the map, in the middle of nowhere, godforsaken, obscure, inaccessible, cut-off, tucked away, unreachable
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