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Spanish translation of “desert”


verb /diˈzəːt/
to go away from and leave without help etc; to leave or abandon Why did you desert us? to run away, usually from the army He was shot for trying to desert. deserted adjective with no people etc The streets are completely deserted. abandoned
his deserted wife and children.
deserter noun a man who deserts from the army etc. desertion /-ʃən/ noun (an) act of deserting.
(Definition of desert from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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