un·​crowd·​ed | \ ˌən-ˈkrau̇-dəd How to pronounce uncrowded (audio) \

Definition of uncrowded

: having or allowing sufficient room : not filled or overfilled with people or things : not crowded an uncrowded beach an uncrowded view The famous subways were quiet … and relatively uncrowded.— John Hersey

Examples of uncrowded in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web However, the new guidelines only apply to uncrowded situations, such as having a small picnic in the park or dining at an outdoor restaurant with a friend. Sarah Jacoby, SELF, "Do You Still Need to Wear a Mask Outside? The CDC Just Updated Its Guidelines," 27 Apr. 2021 Andros is one of largest islands in the country, and this uncrowded spot is home to the world's third largest barrier reef, blue hole ocean caves, and over 90 miles of pristine beaches. Judy Koutsky, Travel + Leisure, "21 Babymoon Ideas for Every Type of Traveler," 6 Mar. 2021 The park consists of 9 miles of uncrowded beach for sunning and shelling, clear Gulf waters for swimming and fishing, and pristine marshes for wildlife viewing. Cassie Armstrong, orlandosentinel.com, "We’ve got a beach for that," 28 Mar. 2021 Use tongs to add chops (in a single, uncrowded layer). Tribune News Service, cleveland, "A perfectly easy pork meal for Easter," 2 Apr. 2021 But with tourists from the United States and some other countries banned, the museums' cavernous rooms were eerily uncrowded. CBS News, "Pope, citing pandemic effect, cuts pay for cardinals and other Vatican clerics," 24 Mar. 2021 His pictures are uncrowded, with some details suggested by the simplest of gestures, such as quick spatters that represent flowers. Washington Post, "In the galleries: Artists sport their chops with prints on the cutting edge," 19 Mar. 2021 Aspen Highlands avoids the spotlight, which is perfectly fine with the locals and in-the-know skiers and riders who tackle its uncrowded slopes, while Buttermilk has become an icon for freestyle riders and skiers. Roger Sands, Forbes, "Spring Skiing Should Be Fabulous At These Ski Resorts," 9 Mar. 2021 For skiers who want uncrowded slopes, Etna’s a favorite. Fox News, "Mount Etna puts on its latest spectacular show," 26 Feb. 2021

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First Known Use of uncrowded

1700, in the meaning defined above

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“Uncrowded.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uncrowded. Accessed 12 May. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of uncrowded

: not containing a lot of people : not crowded

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