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desert

verb [T] (LEAVE BEHIND) 丢下     /dɪˈzɜːt/ US  /-ˈzɝːt/
to leave someone without help or in a difficult situation and not come back 抛弃,丢弃 He deserted his wife and family for another woman. 他为了另一个女人抛弃妻子和家庭。 Departing
If a quality deserts you, you suddenly and temporarily lose it 失去,丧失 All my confidence/courage deserted me when I walked into the exam room. 进入考场后,我的全部信心/勇气都丧失了。 Losing and lossWinning and losing
(Definition of desert verb (LEAVE BEHIND) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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