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We found 49 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word desert:
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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. desert: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. desert, desert, desert: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. desert, desert, desert: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. desert: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. desert: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. desert, desert: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Desert, desert: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. desert: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. desert: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. desert: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. desert: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. desert: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. desert: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. desert (n.1), desert (n.2), desert (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Desert, desert: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. desert: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Desert (Paces song), Desert (band), Desert (disambiguation), Desert (particle physics), Desert (philosophy), Desert: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Desert: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. desert: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. desert: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. Desert: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. desert: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. Desert: Encarta® Online Encyclopedia, North American Edition [home, info]
  24. Desert: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  25. desert: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  26. desert: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  27. desert: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  28. desert: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  29. desert: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. desert: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  2. desert: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  3. desert: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. desert: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. desert: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. Desert: Africa Glossary [home, info]
  2. Desert: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  3. desert: Sound-Alike Words [home, info]
  4. desert: Idioms [home, info]
  5. desert: Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Desert: Easton Bible [home, info]
  2. Desert: Catholic Encyclopedia [home, info]
  3. Desert: Smith's Bible Dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. desert: Botanical Terms [home, info]
  2. desert: Dictionary of Geology [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. desert, the desert: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. desert: Glossary of Meteorology [home, info]
  2. DESERT, Desert: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (desert)

noun:  an arid region with little or no vegetation
verb:  desert (a cause, a country or an army), often in order to join the opposing cause, country, or army ("If soldiers deserted Hitler's army, they were shot")
verb:  leave someone who needs or counts on you; leave in the lurch ("The mother deserted her children")
adjective:  located in a dismal or remote area; desolate ("A desert island")

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Words similar to desert:   abandon, forsake, defect, deserted, deserter, desertic, deserting, desolate, godforsaken, lurch, waste, wild, apostatize, leave, strand, more...

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