deserted: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (di-zûr'tid), [key]
— 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.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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