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desert islandnoun [C]

uk   us  
an ​island, ​especially in a ​warmregion, where no ​peoplelive
(Definition of desert island from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “desert island”
in Arabic جَزيْرة مُقْفِرة…
in Korean 무인도…
in Portuguese ilha deserta…
in Catalan illa deserta…
in Japanese 無人島…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指热带地区的)荒岛…
in Turkish ıssız ada…
in Russian необитаемый остров…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指熱帶地區的)荒島…
in Italian isola deserta…
in Polish bezludna wyspa…
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