Example sentences for: deserted

How can you use “deserted” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Winters here are marvelously mild and deserted, but even during the peak summer months you can seek out the island’s many enchanted corners away from the crowds.

  • Several deserted beaches nearby, including Preacher’s Cay Beach, Bain Bay, and Ridley Head, offer opportunities for solitude or very good close-to-shore snorkeling.

  • Here is another attempt at explanation: in a culture that has deserted basic agriculture for industry, where professions such as shoemaker and blacksmith and cooper have all but disappeared, many people never learn the connections between mankind and nature, or the crafts of working with basic materials.

  • On a day when Italy is involved in a major international football match, streets all over the country are deserted — until the cars come out honking for a frenetic victory parade or the men shuffle on foot to the Piazza del Duomo for a funereal post-defeat commiseration and recrimination.

  • The Globe claims that Nielsen, who has universally been lauded as a hero, is actually a "sad, selfish woman" who cheated on her ex-husband and deserted her children.

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