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(of a place) without inhabitants:‘small uninhabited islands’
vacant, empty, unoccupied, untenanted, tenantless, unfilled, to let, freeunpopulated, unpeopled, unsettled, unfrequented, unoccupiedView synonyms
- ‘It concentrates on places devoid of human interference, focusing on patterns made on often extreme and uninhabited places.’
- ‘He just sends me out, and I direct the people to the uninhabited areas of the junkyard.’
- ‘Many of these storms, if they occurred in uninhabited areas, would pass without any notice or impacts.’
- ‘A whole small uninhabited town was erected nearby with two shops, a metro station, a factory and road and railway bridges.’
- ‘Rusty iron scraps, pipes and unusually shaped stones were scattered around the inhospitable and largely uninhabited area, it said.’
- ‘Their swords clashed with each other, ringing loudly over their uninhabited location.’
- ‘They stopped at a normally uninhabited site and chose it to host the fire.’
- ‘The owl fled to the wild, uninhabited places, and now mournfully cries out for her home.’
- ‘His Canadian co-pilot Lorne White will be travelling alongside him over some of the most uninhabited regions in the world.’
- ‘Many settlers made their way to Utah by wagon train in search of an uninhabited land to start their own way of life.’
- ‘The high urbanisation has resulted in massive tracts of uninhabited land across the country.’
- ‘By sheer luck, the gas released in Oklahoma City was blown into a mostly uninhabited area.’
- ‘If it's solitude you're seeking, Rannoch Moor is the largest uninhabited area in Britain.’
- ‘It was resting in a valley in an uninhabited region of the Atlas Mountains.’
- ‘Dressed in their finest and bedecked with gold jewellery, their appearance seemed at odds in that uninhabited place.’
- ‘The jump is likely to take place in May next year in an uninhabited area of Canada, although the details have not been finalised.’
- ‘Would it not be better if such a terminal was in a more uninhabited area?’
- ‘I left [school] to help my sister who was fishing in inland water ponds, which are situated in uninhabited areas.’
- ‘Four thousand years ago the valley of Mecca was a dry and uninhabited place.’
- ‘The first two doors led to uninhabited rooms, only filled with unused beds and bureaus.’
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