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

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Most notably, thanks to their location in a galaxy’s uncrowded outskirts, red giants are less prone to the contaminating effects of interstellar dust and other nearby stars than Cepheids. Leila Sloman, Scientific American, "Hubble Tension Headache: Clashing Measurements Make the Universe's Expansion a Lingering Mystery," 29 July 2019 Ads in national newspapers and in publications such as TV Guide read: 5 acre ranch only $1995. $30 a month. relax or play in an uncrowded world. Ted Conover, Harper's magazine, "The Last Frontier," 22 July 2019 Even with a population of just over a quarter-million, this West Texas town still somehow feels uncrowded, maybe a little lonesome, because of its remoteness. Mary Ann Anderson, Twin Cities, "Lubbock is smack in middle of nowhere — and everywhere," 20 July 2019 Splash by the sandy — and often uncrowded — beaches, or rent a stand-up paddleboard. Vicky Hallett, Washington Post, "It seems like the whole world has followed George Clooney to Lake Como. Try this alternative.," 18 July 2019 Canaveral National Seashore If an uncrowded stretch of oceanfront is paradise to you, pack a beach bag for the day and make for Canaveral National Seashore. Robert Ormerod, National Geographic, "5 stellar ways to see Florida’s Space Coast," 12 July 2019 The concert is free for anyone on the infield, but our pit passes give us access to an uncrowded fenced-off area close to the stage. Ezra Dyer, Popular Mechanics, "Lug Nuts, Fried Bologna, and the Loudest Thrill in Sports," 7 June 2019 And as a bonus, Big Sky is also known for being an uncrowded ski area, which adds to your space even more. Alexa Tucker, SELF, "8 Great Places to Learn How to Ski If You've Never Been," 16 Feb. 2019 Fliers also like the airport's easy access and uncrowded feel. 6. Barbara Peterson, Condé Nast Traveler, "The Best Airports in the U.S.: 2018 Readers' Choice Awards," 9 Oct. 2018

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1700, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of uncrowded

: not containing a lot of people : not crowded

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