Synonyms for wilderness

Synonyms for (noun) wilderness

Synonyms: wilderness

Definition: a bewildering profusion

Usage: the duties of citizenship are lost sight of in the wilderness of interests of individuals and groups; a wilderness of masts in the harbor

Similar words: richness, profuseness, profusion, cornucopia

Definition: the property of being extremely abundant

Usage: the profusion of detail; the idiomatic richness of English

Synonyms: wild, wilderness

Definition: a wild and uninhabited area left in its natural condition

Usage: it was a wilderness preserved for the hawks and mountaineers

Similar words: geographic area, geographic region, geographical area, geographical region

Definition: a demarcated area of the Earth

Synonyms: Wilderness

Definition: a wooded region in northeastern Virginia near Spotsylvania where bloody but inconclusive battles were fought in the American Civil War

Similar words: forest, timber, timberland, woodland

Definition: land that is covered with trees and shrubs

Synonyms: wilderness

Definition: (politics) a state of disfavor

Usage: he led the Democratic party back from the wilderness

Similar words: disfavor, disfavour

Definition: the state of being out of favor

Usage: he is in disfavor with the king

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