Definition of Desert. Meaning of Desert. Synonyms of Desert
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Definition of Desert
DesertDesert De*sert", n. [OF. deserte, desserte, merit, recompense,
fr. deservir, desservir, to merit. See Deserve.]
That which is deserved; the reward or the punishment justly
due; claim to recompense, usually in a good sense; right to
According to their deserts will I judge them. --Ezek.
Andronicus, surnamed Pius For many good and great
deserts to Rome. --Shak.
His reputation falls far below his desert. --A.
Syn: Merit; worth; excellence; due.
Meaning of Desert from wikipedia
- A desert
is a barren
area of landscape where little precipitation occurs
and, consequently, living conditions
- Operation Desert Shield
1990 – 17 January
1991) for operations leading
to the buildup
of Saudi Arabia
and Operation Desert
- The Thar Desert
, also known
as the Great Indian Desert
, is a large
in the northwestern
part of the Indian subcontinent
- 'the Greatest Desert
') is a desert located
on the African
continent. It is the largest
in the world, and the third largest desert overall
- The Mojave Desert
(/moʊˈhɑːvi, mə-/ mo-HAH-vee; Mohave: Hayikwiir
Mat'aar) is an arid rain-shadow desert
and the driest desert
America. It is...
- The Gobi Desert
(/ˈɡoʊbi/) is a large desert
or brushland region
in Asia. It covers parts
and Northeastern China
and of Southern
- In the Desert
In the desert
I saw a creature, naked, bestial, Who, squatting
upon the ground, Held his heart
in his hands, And ate of it. I said, “Is it...
- The Desert Eagle
is a semi-automatic handgun notable
the largest centerfire cartridge
of any magazine-fed, self-loading pistol. It is also...
- The Atacama Desert
de Atacama) is a desert plateau
in South America covering
a 1000-km (600-mi) strip
of land on the Pacific
- The Sonoran Desert
de Sonora) is a North American desert which covers large parts
of the Southwestern United States
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