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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

An uninhabited and not cultivated area.

Usage examples (41)
  • wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit, as vital to our lives as water and good bread.
  • He led the Democratic party back from the wilderness
  • The duties of citizenship are lost sight of in the wilderness of interests of individuals and groups
  • A wilderness of masts in the harbor for more
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