Noun Definition


1.Definition: (politics) a state of disfavor

"He led the Democratic party back from the wilderness"

Category: General

2.Definition: a bewildering profusion

"The duties of citizenship are lost sight of in the wilderness of interests of individuals and groups", "A wilderness of masts in the harbor"

Category: General

3.Definition: a wild and uninhabited area left in its natural condition

"It was a wilderness preserved for the hawks and mountaineers"

Related Noun(s):wild

Category: Places

4.Definition: a wooded region in northeastern Virginia near Spotsylvania where bloody but inconclusive battles were fought in the American Civil War

Category: Objects