AskDefine | Define deserted

Dictionary Definition

deserted adj
1 left desolate or empty; "an abandoned child"; "their deserted wives and children"; "an abandoned shack"; "deserted villages" [syn: abandoned]
2 remote from civilization; "the victim was lured to a deserted spot"

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English

Pronunciation

Verb

deserted
  1. past of desert

Adjective

  1. abandoned
  2. desolate

Translations

abandoned
desolate

Extensive Definition

Deserted 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'

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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