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desert

see definition of desert
  • adjbarren, uncultivated
  • nounwasteland; dry area
  • verbabandon, defect
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Synonyms for desert

adj barren, uncultivated
  • arid
  • desolate
  • lonely
  • uninhabited
  • bare
  • solitary
  • waste
  • wild
  • infertile
  • sterile
  • unproductive
  • untilled

Antonyms for desert

  • inhabited
  • populated
  • cultivated
  • fertile
  • productive
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to desert

abandon

verb. leave in troubled state
  • back out
  • desert
  • disown
  • forsake
  • jilt
  • leave
  • leave behind
  • quit
  • reject
  • renounce
  • throw over
  • walk out on

abandoning

verb. leave in troubled state

apostatize

verb. defect

arid

adjective. dry

badlands

noun. barren land

bare

adjective. without covering or content
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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