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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “desert”

desert

noun [C or U]
 
 
/ˈdez.ət/ US  /-ɚt/
an area, often covered with sand or rocks, where there is very little rain and not many plants
沙漠,荒漠
They were lost in the desert for nine days.
他们在沙漠里迷路已经有9天了。
We had to cross a large area of arid, featureless desert.
我们必须穿越一大片干燥荒芜的沙漠。
the desert sun
沙漠里的太阳
Deserts, prairies and wildernesses
cultural/intellectual, etc. desert disapproving a place that is considered to have no cultural, intellectual, etc. quality or interest
文化沙漠等
This town is a cultural/intellectual desert.
这个城镇是一片文化沙漠。
Unpleasant placesPlaces and locations
(Definition of desert noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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