Definitions for desert island

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  1. desert island(Noun)

    An uninhabited island, especially one in the tropics

Freebase

  1. Desert island

    A desert island or uninhabited island is an island that has yet to be populated by humans. Uninhabited islands are often used in movies or stories about shipwrecked people, and are also used as stereotypes for the idea of "paradise". Some uninhabited islands are protected as nature reserves and some are privately owned. Devon Island in Canada is claimed to be the largest uninhabited island in the world. Small coral atolls or islands usually have no source of fresh water, but at times a fresh water lens can be reached with a well.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of desert island in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of desert island in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    If you are in a remote desert island, let your best hope be your own efforts to build a ship instead of waiting for a ship to appear among the fogs!

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