1 [transitive] desert somebody to leave somebody without help or support synonym abandon she was deserted by her husband don't worry—i won't desert you 2 [transitive, often passive] desert something to go away from a place and leave it empty synonym abandon the villages had been deserted. The thesaurus of synonyms and related words is fully integrated into the dictionary click on the thesaurus category heading under the button in an entry to see the synonyms and related words for that meaning. Talking a mile a minute (english proverb) wise enemy is better than a foolish friend (azerbaijani proverb) over a long distance, you learn about the strength of your horse over a long time, you learn about the character of your friend.
A desert is a very dry area of land where few plants and animals can live if you find yourself stranded in the middle of the desert, you'll have no company except for the occasional lizard or scorpion. 'the sands of the desert gave way to a grass-land, though the grass had a rotten look to it, and was slippery to walk on' 'it was a desolate barren land covered in deserts, forgotten and ignored by many. To desert a woman was justifiable, under certain circumstances but to desert a woman, and have her apparently not even know it, was against the rules of the game she knows every inch of the mountains, the canyons and the desert. Desert definition, a region so arid because of little rainfall that it supports only sparse and widely spaced vegetation or no vegetation at all: the sahara is a vast sandy desert.
Deserted | definition: forsaken by owner or inhabitants | synonyms: derelict, abandoned, uninhabited| antonyms: inhabited, peopled, rock-inhabiting. There is nothing, umbopa, that he cannot do, there are no mountains he may not climb, there are no deserts he cannot cross, save a mountain and a desert of which you are spared the knowledge, if love leads him and he holds his life in his hands counting it as nothing, ready to keep it or lose it as heaven above may order. Desert definition: 1 an area, often covered with sand or rocks, where there is very little rain and not many plants: 2 a place that is considered to have no cultural, intellectual, etc quality or interest: 3 to leave the armed forces without permission and with no intention of returning:. If something's deserted it's empty and abandoned it's fun to spend an afternoon taking pictures of a deserted house with its overgrown yard and mysterious relics, but come nightfall it might feel a little spooky.
Word forms: plural, 3rd person singular present tense deserts, present participle deserting, past tense, past participle deserted pronunciation note: the noun is pronounced (d e zəʳt) the pronunciation ( dɪz ɜː ʳt ) is used for the verb and for meaning [sense 8 ]. 10 synonyms of deserted from the merriam-webster thesaurus, plus 17 related words, definitions, and antonyms find another word for deserted left unoccupied or unused synonyms: abandoned, derelict, desolate. Abandoned synonyms and abandoned antonyms top synonym for abandoned (another word for abandoned) is deserted synonyms - similar meaning - 987 lists synonyms.
A spaced dash(ie with a single space before and after it) is used: at the beginning and end of a comment that interrupts the flow of a sentence. 2 abandoned, neglected, forsaken, lonely, forlorn, cast off, left stranded, left in the lurch, unfriended the image of a wronged and deserted wife deserted adjective. Desert implies intentionally violating an oath, formal obligation, or duty: to desert campaign pledges abandon suggests giving up wholly and finally, whether of necessity, unwillingly, or through shirking responsibilities: to abandon a hopeless task abandon a child.
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