desert

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Synonyms for desert

abandon

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leave

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abscond

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Synonyms for desert

a tract of unproductive land

something justly deserved

to give up or leave without intending to return or claim again

to abandon one's cause or party usually to join another

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arid land with little or no vegetation

leave someone who needs or counts on you

desert (a cause, a country or an army), often in order to join the opposing cause, country, or army

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leave behind

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Places like the desertic Peruvian coast, where virtually all cultivated plants are foreign, make such a subtle artefactual event more visible to archaeologists, and it is here that we see spicy and industrial plants being nurtured first, at a low level and for a long time (Hastorf 1998; Pearsall 1992).