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Detailed Translations for wilderness from English to Dutch


wilderness [the ~] nom

  1. the wilderness (desert)
    de woestijn
  2. the wilderness (wasteland)
    de woestenij
  3. the wilderness (wild)
    – a wild and uninhabited area left in its natural condition 1
    de woestenij; de wildernis

Translation Matrix for wilderness:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
wildernis wild; wilderness
woestenij wasteland; wild; wilderness
woestijn desert; wilderness desert
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- undeveloped country; undeveloped district; wild country; wild district

Related Words for "wilderness":

  • wildernesses

Synonyms for "wilderness":

Related Definitions for "wilderness":

  1. a bewildering profusion1
    • the duties of citizenship are lost sight of in the wilderness of interests of individuals and groups1
    • a wilderness of masts in the harbor1
  2. a wild and uninhabited area left in its natural condition1
    • it was a wilderness preserved for the hawks and mountaineers1
  3. (politics) a state of disfavor1
    • he led the Democratic party back from the wilderness1

Wiktionary Translations for wilderness:

  1. uncultivated tract of land