Thesaurus / desert
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
Matthews calls the Yakima Valley site in Washington state “desert in the shadow of Mount Rainier.”
HOW DOES A CROP’S ENVIRONMENT SHAPE A FOOD’S SMELL AND TASTE?CAROLYN BEANSSEPTEMBER 10, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
By late March, when ski season would normally be in full swing, hotels were empty, streets deserted.
HOW A SWISS SKI RESORT WAS RAVAGED BY TYPHOID AND SURVIVEDDANIEL MALLOYSEPTEMBER 9, 2020OZY
State government officials have not lifted the mandate that would allow them to open indoors, so they decided to take their operation outside — into the desert.
CLEAN, LEAN, MEAN MACHINES: 5 SUPER COVID-SAFE GYMSJOSHUA EFERIGHEAUGUST 28, 2020OZY
Earth is thought to have been born in an interplanetary desert, too close to the sun for water ice to survive.
EARTH’S BUILDING BLOCKS MAY HAVE HAD FAR MORE WATER THAN PREVIOUSLY THOUGHTCHRISTOPHER CROCKETTAUGUST 27, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
The need for social distancing amid an increasing number of Covid-19 cases has kept that streets and markets nearly as deserted as they were during the nationwide lockdown.
INDIA HAS OFFICIALLY “UNLOCKED” BUT ITS ECONOMY IS STILL IN SHACKLESPRATHAMESH MULYEAUGUST 21, 2020QUARTZ
Having plants on a stretch of land brings its temperature down and helps stop soil erosion, meaning Desert Control’s solution, if widely implemented, would truly, well, control the desert.
A NORWEGIAN STARTUP IS TURNING DRY DESERTS INTO FERTILE CROPLANDVANESSA BATES RAMIREZAUGUST 19, 2020SINGULARITY HUB
Eerily similar photographs of masked faces, PPE-clad front-line workers and deserted downtowns emerged from every corner of the world.
SCIENCE FICTION EXPLORES THE INTERCONNECTEDNESS REVEALED BY THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMICMAYURIKA CHAKRAVORTYAUGUST 9, 2020SINGULARITY HUB
Go awkwardly, bravely to places where we are sure to meet someone unlike us—a tropical island, a desert pueblo, or across town.
GENDER IS WHAT YOU MAKE OF IT - ISSUE 88: LOVE & SEXCHARLES KINGAUGUST 5, 2020NAUTILUS
WORDS RELATED TO DESERT
- bail out
- break out
- burst out
- cut and run
- cut loose
- duck out
- fly the coop
- get away
- get away with
- get off
- give someone the slip
- go scot-free
- make a getaway
- make getaway
- make off
- make oneself scarce
- play hooky
- run away
- run off
- run out on
- slip away
- steal away
- take a powder
- take flight
- take it on the lam
- take on the lam
- work out of
- wriggle out
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