un·​crowd·​ed | \ˌən-ˈkrau̇-dəd \

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

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The museum is generally quiet and uncrowded, and houses an outpost of the much beloved downtown Jewish deli, Russ & Daughters. John Wogan, Condé Nast Traveler, "25 Best Museums in New York City," 27 Feb. 2018 Take a leisurely bike ride on the uncrowded path that circles the bay, rent a kayak or bliss out in a paddleboard yoga class. Dorothy O'donnell, latimes.com, "On a weekend escape to Pacific Beach, you can party on the boardwalk and chill on the bay," 5 July 2018 The quiet, uncrowded room with sparkling, swirly light fixtures, mauve-gray carpeting and panoramic views of the sea had a luxurious cooling affect. Si Liberman, San Antonio Express-News, "Living it up on MSC Seaside’s ship within a ship," 5 June 2018 Working in batches if needed, arrange the crab cakes in the hot oil in a single, uncrowded layer and fry until crispy and browned on one side, about 3 minutes. Amy Dewall Dadmun, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Famous dinner party gaffes and a colorful Earth Day menu," 21 Apr. 2018 On the day after Christmas, photographer Jason Hummel and Adam skied together at White Pass, a snowy, uncrowded, and fun mountain for the expert who knows where to look. Christopher Solomon, Outside Online, "The Boy Who Lived on Edges," 22 Mar. 2018 The Target near her home is generally uncrowded and clean — other than the aisles hawking Gaines’ goods. Danielle Fox, ELLE Decor, "Grab The Shiplap, Here's How ‘Fixer Upper’ Altered The Course Of Design," 8 Mar. 2018 The roads are impeccably maintained, uncrowded and, well, fun. Christopher Elliott, USA TODAY, "The best and worst places to drive," 21 Jan. 2018 The Jungle Lodge is located in a remote, uncrowded part of Costa Rica's Osa Peninsula. Mallorie Sullivan, Cincinnati.com, "One week after saving baby sloth, Cincinnati couple loses Costa Rican venture to fire," 16 Jan. 2018

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1700, in the meaning defined above

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