Definitions English

  • Uma região de frio permanente que é em grande parte ou inteiramente desprovido de vida.
    A region of permanent cold that is largely or entirely devoid of life.
  • An apparently lifeless area of water.
  • An empty or forsaken place; a wasteland: a cultural desert.
  • Archaic A wild, uncultivated, and uninhabited region.
  • Of, relating to, characteristic of, or inhabiting a desert: desert fauna.
  • Barren and uninhabited; desolate: a desert island.
  • Something that is deserved or merited, especially a punishment. Often used in the plural: They got their just deserts when the scheme was finally uncovered.
  • The state or fact of deserving reward or punishment.
  • To leave empty or alone; abandon.
  • To withdraw from, especially in spite of a responsibility or duty; forsake: deserted her friend in a time of need.
  • To abandon (a military post, for example) in violation of orders or an oath.
  • To forsake one's duty or post, especially to be absent without leave from the armed forces with no intention of returning.