deserted

  • 1deserted — adj. 1. having no residents; as, deserted villages. Syn: uninhabited. [WordNet 1.5] 2. no longer used by people. Syn: abandoned, derelict. [WordNet 1.5] 3. remote from civilization; as, the victim was lured to a deserted spot. [WordNet 1.5] 4.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2Deserted — may refer to: Desertion, the act of abandoning or withdrawing support from an entity to which one has given Deserted , a song by Blind Melon from their 1992 album Blind Melon This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title …

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  • 3deserted — index bleak (exposed and barren), derelict (abandoned), devoid, helpless (defenseless), solitary, vacant …

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  • 4deserted — [adj] abandoned, unoccupied bare, barren, bereft, cast off, derelict, desolate, empty, forlorn, forsaken, godforsaken*, isolated, left, left in the lurch*, left stranded, lonely, lorn, neglected, relinquished, solitary, uncouth, uninhabited,… …

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  • 5deserted — /di zerr tid/, adj. 1. abandoned; forsaken: the problems of deserted wives and children. 2. untenanted: without inhabitants: a deserted village; a deserted farmhouse. 3. unfrequented; lonely: The victim was lured to a deserted spot. [1620 30;… …

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  • 6deserted — de|sert|ed [dıˈzə:tıd US ə:r ] adj 1.) empty and quiet because no people are there ▪ The streets were deserted. ▪ The old mine now stands completely deserted . 2.) deserted wife/husband/child etc a wife etc who has been left by her husband etc …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 7deserted — de|sert|ed [ dı zɜrtəd ] adjective a deserted place has no people in it: the deserted streets a. used about places that have not had people in them for a long time: ABANDONED: a deserted farm …

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  • 8deserted — UK [dɪˈzɜː(r)tɪd] / US [dɪˈzɜrtəd] adjective a) a deserted place has no people in it the deserted streets b) used about places that have not had people in them for a long time a deserted farm …

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  • 9Deserted — Desert De*sert (d[ e]*z[ e]rt ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Deserted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Deserting}.] [Cf. L. desertus, p. p. of deserere to desert, F. d[ e]serter. See 2d {Desert}.] 1. To leave (especially something which one should stay by and… …

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  • 10deserted — adj. VERBS ▪ appear, be, look, seem ▪ become ADVERB ▪ completely, totally …

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  • 11deserted — adjective 1) a deserted wife Syn: abandoned, thrown over, jilted, cast aside; neglected, stranded, marooned, forlorn, bereft; informal dumped, ditched, dropped; literary forsaken 2) a deserted village Syn …

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  • 12deserted — adjective 1) a deserted wife Syn: abandoned, jilted, cast aside, neglected, stranded, marooned, forlorn; literary forsaken 2) a deserted village Syn: empty, uninhabited, unoccupied …

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  • 13deserted — [dɪˈzɜːtɪd] adj a deserted place has no people in it …

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  • 14deserted — adjective a) abandoned b) desolate …

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  • 15deserted — Synonyms and related words: abandoned, abjured, antiquated, antique, apostasy, archaic, available, bar, bare, castaway, defenseless, demand, derelict, desertion, deserve, desolate, discarded, discontinued, disregarded, disused, done with, empty,… …

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  • 16deserted — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. forsaken, desolate, unfrequented, lonely; see abandoned 1 , empty 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. empty, abandoned, desolate, solitary, barren, derelict, lonely, uninhabited, *godforsaken, vacant, forlorn. ANT.:… …

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  • 17deserted — de sert·ed || tɪd adj. abandoned, forsaken de·sert || dɪ zɜːt n. wasteland, area where there is little rainfall v. abandon, forsake; leave the army without permission adj. isolated; located in a remote area; desolate, godforsaken …

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  • 18deserted — adjective leave (a place), causing it to appear empty. → desert …

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  • 19deserted — a. Forsaken, abandoned, relinquished, given up, cast off, lonely, lone …

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  • 20deserted — adj 1. forsaken, abandoned, neglected; cast off, rejected, shunned, ignored, outcast; forlorn, Poetic. lorn, woeful, wretched, unfortunate, friendless, unfriended; destitute, bereft, bereaved. 2. untenanted, tenantless, uninhabited, unoccupied,… …

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