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English definition of “deserted”

deserted

adjective (LEFT BEHIND)    /dɪˈzɜː.tɪd/ US  /-ˈzɝː.t̬ɪd/
left alone in a difficult situation: a deserted wifeAloneSeparateness and isolation in space
(Definition of deserted adjective (LEFT BEHIND) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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