verb (used with object), un·peo·pled, un·peo·pling.
- to deprive of people; depopulate.
- a public figure, especially in a totalitarian country, who, for political or ideological reasons, is not recognized or mentioned in government publications or records or in the news media.
- a person accorded no recognition or consideration by another or by a specific group.
- (tr) to empty of people
- a person whose existence is officially denied or ignored