Translation of "wilderness" - English-Spanish dictionary

wilderness

noun uk /ˈwɪl.də.nəs/

an area of land that has not been used to grow crops or had towns and roads built on it, especially because it is difficult to live in as a result of its extremely cold or hot weather or bad earth

páramo
a beautiful mountain wilderness
Alaska is the last great wilderness.
mainly US It’s a wilderness area, under the protection of the Parks Department.

an outside area in which plants are left to grow naturally or untidily

páramo, jungla
The garden was a wilderness of weeds and overgrown bushes.
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(Translation of “wilderness” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

wilderness

noun /ˈwildənəs/

(a) desert or wild area of a country etc.

desierto, monte

(Translation of “wilderness” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)