Definition of 'remote'
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Getting aid and assistance to remote areas is a huge challenge. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I have superfast broadband in my remote village. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Then they jetted into the remote and beautiful town of Tromso on the Norwegian fjords. The Sun (2017)Unless it doesn't, which is more than a remote possibility. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Many of the largest remaining untapped deposits lie in a remote area to the west of the Shetland Islands. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Yet very little work was done in anticipation of what was seen as the remote possibility of a British departure from the European project. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Like today, it’s something that can be used in schools, or by people who live in remote areas or people with special health conditions. Smithsonian Mag (2017)It said that the installation of fibre optic cables would be too expensive in remote areas. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Ocean time is less remote and less predictable. Tuning the Rig: A Journey to the Arctic (1990)There are people in remote areas for whom the snow causes great difficulties. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This leads her to that remote village by the river. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)In some remote areas a text message can prove more reliable than a phone call. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But the chance of such an upset this time seems remote. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It may be a little too remote for some people. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Most of these goods were traded to more remote villages. Cultural Anthropology (1995)His childhood home in a remote mining area is remembered as having lacked electricity. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And it will not cease to be remote any time soon. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They do not do it for money and most do not do it with the remotest chance of winning. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But do we really have any idea what is happening in the most beautiful remote bits of our own backyard? Times, Sunday Times (2009)It should also slow the drain of young people from this remote and beautiful region in pursuit of a higher education. Times, Sunday Times (2012)That is a very remote possibility. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The owner seems intent on exploring one of the most remote and beautiful coastlines in Europe. Times, Sunday Times (2015)For a monarch who does not carry cash, rail tickets are a fairly remote possibility. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It's obviously a remote chance but we still are in rescue mode. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He gradually shuffled out of our lives, becoming more remote and more distant. Times, Sunday Times (2008)My worst experience was in a beautiful and remote part of northern Italy. Times, Sunday Times (2008)All this is only a dream, or at best a remote possibility. Infinite in All Directions (1989)Thus the importance of something as remote to us as the proper calculation of Easter comes into focus. Christianity Today (2000)We think as adults we are tougher, that something as remote and notional as a chat room cannot hurt us. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The works look distant, remote, slightly warped. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'remote'
British English: remote /rɪˈməʊt/ ADJECTIVE
Remote areas are far away from places where most people live.
...villages in remote areas.
- American English: remote
- Arabic: بَعِيد
- Brazilian Portuguese: remoto
- Chinese: 遥远的
- Croatian: udaljen
- Czech: odlehlý
- Danish: fjern
- Dutch: ver
- European Spanish: remoto
- Finnish: kaukainen
- French: lointain
- German: entfernt
- Greek: απομακρυσμένος
- Italian: remoto
- Japanese: 遠く離れた
- Korean: 멀리 떨어진
- Norwegian: fjern
- Polish: odległy
- European Portuguese: remoto
- Romanian: izolat
- Russian: отдаленный
- Spanish: remoto
- Swedish: långt borta
- Thai: ไกล
- Turkish: uzak
- Ukrainian: віддалений
- Vietnamese: xa xôi
Definition of remote from the Collins English Dictionary
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