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British English: /ˈwɪldənɪs/
American English: /ˈwɪldərnəs/

Translation of wilderness in French:


  • 1 (barren area, wasteland)
    étendue (f) sauvage et désolée
    désert (m)
    a wilderness of factories
    un paysage désolé d'usines
  • 2 (Ecology) (uncultivated, wild area)
    étendue (f) sauvage
    the world's great wildernesses
    les grandes étendues sauvages du monde
    the garden has become a wilderness
    le jardin est devenu une vraie jungle


to be in the wilderness

faire sa traversée du désert

he spent ten years in the wilderness

sa traversée du désert a duré dix ans

to be a voice crying in the wilderness

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