Translation of "wasteland" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈweɪst.lænd/ us /ˈweɪst.lænd/

[ C or U ] an empty area of land, especially in or near a city, that is not used to grow crops or built on, or used in any way

The car was dumped in a stretch of wasteland in the south of the city. 那輛汽車被遺棄在該市南部的一片荒地裡。

[ S ] literary disapproving a place, time, or situation that does not contain or produce anything positive, or that is completely without a particular quality or activity

the spiritual wasteland of the 1980s 20世紀80年代的精神荒漠

(Translation of “wasteland” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)