Meaning of UNINHABITED in English

UNINHABITED

adjective

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

uninhabited (= one where nobody lives )

There are over a thousand uninhabited islands in the seas around Greece.

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ NOUN

island

The two seek refuge on an uninhabited island .

The new airport was to be built at Chek Lap Kok, a largely uninhabited island north of Lantau island.

It turns the fan at a public toilet on an uninhabited island in Boston Harbor.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

Access to this remote uninhabited Himalayan mountain is via high snow-covered passes.

an uninhabited island

Most of the islands in Clear Bay are uninhabited .

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Both groups need to leave and are intending to settle on a previously uninhabited planet.

Laxford Bridge is a welcome uninhabited oasis amongst shaggy surroundings.

Offshore, there's a maze of islands, many uninhabited .

One can feel responsibility without feeling love, otherwise the world would be uninhabited .

The centre is vast and uninhabited .

The land, relentlessly monotone in all but a few summer weeks of feverish flowering, is almost uninhabited .

The two seek refuge on an uninhabited island.

Victorine Meurent lived in another system of reference, in a narrative as yet unformulated and uncodified, but not uninhabited .

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