Translation of "desert" - English-Spanish dictionary

desert

noun /ˈdezət/

an area of barren country, usually hot, dry and sandy, where there is very little rain

desierto
Parts of the country are like a desert
(also adjective) desert plants.
the Sahara desert (not dessert).
desert island noun

a small tropical island which has no people living on it

Isla Desierta
The story is about a shipwrecked sailor who lives on a desert island.

(Translation of “desert” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)