Definition of uninhabited in English:

uninhabited

adjective

  • (of a place) without inhabitants.

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

uninhabited

/ˌənɪnˈhæbɪdəd//ˌəninˈhabidəd/