inhabited inhabited  /ɪn ˈhæ bə təd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having inhabitants; lived in

Usage(s):

  1. Since 2002, the world's dryest inhabited continent has been in the grip of the worst drought in its recorded history.
  2. The saint and the politician inhabited the same slender frame, each nourishing the other.
  3. An aerial view of Heimaey, the largest and only inhabited of the Vestmann Islands off the southern coast of Iceland.

News

  1. 'Jungle Book': When Mary met Walt (and Rudyard)

    Rudyard Kipling hated Chicago. "It holds rather more than a million of people with bodies, and stands on the same sort of soil as Calcutta," wrote the man whom George Orwell dubbed "the prophet of British imperialism in its expansionist phase," following a visit to Chicago in the 1880s. "Having seen it, I urgently desire never to see it again. It is inhabited by savages. Its water is the water ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Chicago Tribune

  2. St.Landry Parish Daily Arrest Report

    This is the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office arrest report for June 14, 2013. St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office responded to over 87 complaints over the past 24 hours. Glenda S. Andrus, age 51, 390 Pavy Rd., Opelousas, LA, unauthorized entry of inhabited dwelling, simple battery of the infirm. Brittany Dugas, age 22, 462 Pavy Rd., Opelousas, LA, simple battery of the infirm, unauthorized ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: KATC 3 Lafayette

  3. Larry Ellison's Fantasy Island

    One of the world's richest people, Larry Ellison is known for his colorful exploits. Now he's tackling one of his most ambitious and expensive projects yet: rejuvenating one of Hawaii's smallest inhabited islands.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Wall Street Journal via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. Charles, who is now married to Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, said: "I am profoundly grateful to have lived when such a prodigious talent inhabited this Earth." "My wife and I and my sons join with countless others who mourn the passing of...
    on Sep 10, 2007 By: Prince Charles Source: AHN

  2. "Some say the market for the DS is saturated, but I disagree. In Japan, a country with a population of 127 million, we've sold 23 million DS units. The United States is inhabited by over 300 million people, and there are more than 490 million people...
    on Jan 7, 2009 By: Satoru Iwata Source: EndSights

  3. "Mr Abbott must today release his own scientific evidence to prove the globe has stopped warming, or admit he got it wrong," Mr Garrett said. "Australia is one of the hottest and driest inhabited places on earth and our environment and...
    on Jan 4, 2010 By: Peter Garrett Source: The Australian

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