Translation of "desert" - English-French dictionary

desert

verb /diˈzəːt/

to go away from and leave without help etc; to leave or abandon

abandonner
Why did you desert us?

to run away, usually from the army

déserter
He was shot for trying to desert.
deserted adjective

with no people etc

désert
The streets are completely deserted.

abandoned

abandonné
his deserted wife and children.
deserter noun

a man who deserts from the army etc.

déserteur
desertion /-ʃən/ noun

(an) act of deserting.

désertion

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