desert - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate desert

desert is hyphenated as de-sert

How to pronounce desert

desert is pronounced dɪ´z[ə]r t

Number of syllables in desert

The number of syllables in desert is 2

What part of speech in desert?

desert can be a transitive verb or a noun

How common in the word desert?

desert is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does desert convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'desert'

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Common collocations before 'desert'

across, back, did, empty, here, high, just, like, look, middle, now, over, place, through, two

Common collocations of 'desert'

across, around, back, cold, cross, deep, did, edge, empty, even, here, high, hot, just, like, look, men, middle, now, off, only, over, place, take, through, two, under, water, way, will

Words with similar spelling to desert

dessert

Synonyms of 'desert'

abandon, abscond, acarpous, advantageousness, air space, alkali flat, anhydrous, apostatize, arid, athirst, auspiciousness, back country, bare, barren, basin, beneficialness, benevolence, benignity, betray, bolt, bone-dry, Brush, Bush, campo, celibate, Champaign, chastisement, Chuck, class, clearance, clearing, clear out, coastal plain, cogency, comeuppance, compensation, Death Valley, decamp, defect, degenerate, delta, depart, deserted, deserving, desolate, desolation, discipline, Down, dried-up, droughty, dry, due, dusty, dust bowl, elope, empty, escape, excellence, fail, fallow, fall away, fall off, fell, fineness, flat, flee, fly, forsake, fruitless, Gaunt, glade, go, goodness, Grace, grassland, Heath, helpfulness, impotent, ineffectual, infecund, infertile, jejune, jilt, jump, Justice, Karroo, kindness, leave, Lebensraum, let down, Levant, level, llano, lonely, lowland, make off, mare, maroon, merit, mesa, Moor, moorland, nonproductive, outback, Pampa, pampas, payment, peneplain, plain, Plateau, playa, prairie, profitableness, pull out, punishment, quality, quit, quittance, rat, recompense, renegade, renege, renounce, reprisal, repudiate, requital, retribution, revenge, reward, right, rights, run, run away, run off, Sahara, salt flat, salt marsh, sandy, sapless, savanna, secede, sell out, sine prole, skedaddle, skip, sterile, strand, superiority, switch, table, tableland, terrain, territory, thirsty, throw over, tundra, turn, turn against, uncultivated, unfruitful, uninhabited, unpeopled, unproductive, unsown, untilled, unwatered, upland, usefulness, vacant, validity, value, Vega, veld, virgin, virtue, virtuousness, waste, wasteland, waterless, Weald, wild, Wilderness, wold, worth

List of anagrams of desert

deters, rested

Common Verb Collocations of desert

adapt, be, become, begin, call, can, come, cross, die, do, find, flee, get, go, have, lead, leave, live, lose, make, meet, rise, shall, strand, tempt, travel, traverse, turn, will, convert

Common Adverb Collocations of desert

again, alone, also, as, away, back, deep, even, far, forth, here, however, just, much, never, not, now, once, only, rather, so, soon, south, straight, then, there, thus, well, when, where

Common Conjunction Collocations of desert

amidst, and, beforehand, but, either, et, grassland, neither, nor, or, woodland, yet, Nor, So

Lists containing desert

Common collocations after 'prairie'
Common collocations of 'prairie'
Dale Chall Words
Words with similar spelling to dessert
Synonyms of 'abandon'
Synonyms of 'abjure'
Synonyms of 'abscond'
Synonyms of 'air space'
Synonyms of 'anhydrous'
Synonyms of 'apostatize'
Synonyms of 'arid'
Synonyms of 'back country'
Synonyms of 'backslide'
Synonyms of 'bare'
Synonyms of 'barren'
Synonyms of 'basin'
Synonyms of 'benevolence'
Synonyms of 'benignity'
Synonyms of 'betray'
Synonyms of 'bolt'
Synonyms of 'Brush'
Synonyms of 'Bush'
Synonyms of 'campo'
Synonyms of 'celibate'
Synonyms of 'Champaign'
Synonyms of 'Chuck'
Synonyms of 'class'
Synonyms of 'clearance'
Synonyms of 'clearing'
Synonyms of 'cogency'
Synonyms of 'comeuppance'
Synonyms of 'compensation'
Synonyms of 'Death Valley'
Synonyms of 'decamp'
Synonyms of 'defect'
Synonyms of 'degenerate'
Synonyms of 'delta'
Synonyms of 'deny'
Synonyms of 'depart'
Synonyms of 'desolate'
Synonyms of 'desolation'
Synonyms of 'Down'
Synonyms of 'drop'
Synonyms of 'dry'
Synonyms of 'dusty'
Synonyms of 'elope'
Synonyms of 'evacuate'
Synonyms of 'excellence'
Synonyms of 'fail'
Synonyms of 'fall away'
Synonyms of 'fallow'
Synonyms of 'fell'
Synonyms of 'flat'
Synonyms of 'flee'
Synonyms of 'flight'
Synonyms of 'fly'
Synonyms of 'forsake'
List of anagrams of rested
List of anagrams of deters
Common Noun Collocations of asses
Common Noun Collocations of arid
Common Verb Collocations of alley
Common Verb Collocations of allies
Common Verb Collocations of apologized
Common Verb Collocations of alleyway
Common Verb Collocations of airports
Common Adjective Collocations of arid
Common Noun Collocations of beasts
Common Noun Collocations of barren
Common Noun Collocations of bloom
Common Noun Collocations of blossoms
Common Noun Collocations of blossom
Common Noun Collocations of blossomed
Common Noun Collocations of boundless
Common Verb Collocations of betrayed
Common Verb Collocations of betray
Common Verb Collocations of banquet
Common Verb Collocations of beggar
Common Verb Collocations of beaches
Common Verb Collocations of burrow
Common Verb Collocations of bankers
Common Verb Collocations of brewed
Common Adjective Collocations of beach
Common Adjective Collocations of babe
Common Adjective Collocations of boulevard
Common Noun Collocations of crossing
Common Noun Collocations of caves
Common Noun Collocations of camouflage
Common Verb Collocations of corridors
Common Adjective Collocations of camp
Common Adjective Collocations of chambers
Common Noun Collocations of dusty
Common Noun Collocations of dreary
Common Noun Collocations of dunes
Common Verb Collocations of divorced
Common Verb Collocations of dilapidated
Common Verb Collocations of dismantled
Common Adjective Collocations of dormitory
Common Noun Collocations of eradicate
Common Noun Collocations of expanses
Common Noun Collocations of forests
Common Noun Collocations of fringe
Common Noun Collocations of fragrance
Common Noun Collocations of featureless
Common Noun Collocations of fringes
Common Verb Collocations of forlorn
Common Verb Collocations of foal
Common Verb Collocations of fleas
Common Adjective Collocations of farmhouse
Common Adjective Collocations of footprint
Common Noun Collocations of glimpsed
Common Noun Collocations of grasslands
Common Noun Collocations of grassland
Common Verb Collocations of gaping
Common Verb Collocations of gaped
Common Adjective Collocations of goblins
Common Adjective Collocations of graveyard
Common Adjective Collocations of grassland
Common Noun Collocations of hordes
Common Verb Collocations of homestead
Common Adjective Collocations of halls
Common Adjective Collocations of hovel
Common Noun Collocations of island
Common Noun Collocations of irritably
Common Noun Collocations of indignant
Common Noun Collocations of isle
Common Noun Collocations of inaccessible
Common Noun Collocations of inhospitable
Common Noun Collocations of ironwood
Common Adjective Collocations of island
Common Adjective Collocations of islander
Common Noun Collocations of jungle
Common Noun Collocations of jungles
Common Noun Collocations of journeying
Common Verb Collocations of kirk
Common Adjective Collocations of kangaroo
Common Noun Collocations of lifeless
Common Noun Collocations of lizards
Common Noun Collocations of lanky
Common Noun Collocations of locust
Common Verb Collocations of lover
Common Verb Collocations of lone
Common Verb Collocations of lanes
Common Verb Collocations of lagged
Common Verb Collocations of lye
Common Verb Collocations of loophole
Common Verb Collocations of loco
Common Noun Collocations of mountains
Common Noun Collocations of moor
Common Noun Collocations of mirage
Common Verb Collocations of mercenaries
Common Verb Collocations of mansions
Common Verb Collocations of marts
Common Noun Collocations of nomads
Common Noun Collocations of notched
Common Noun Collocations of nomad
Common Verb Collocations of northeastern
Common Verb Collocations of nonce
Common Adjective Collocations of nests
Common Noun Collocations of owl
Common Noun Collocations of oaths
Common Noun Collocations of oasis
Common Noun Collocations of oases
Common Verb Collocations of overgrown
Common Verb Collocations of outnumbered
Common Verb Collocations of overhung
Common Verb Collocations of outlive
Common Verb Collocations of overhangs
Common Verb Collocations of outhouses
Common Verb Collocations of odorous
Common Noun Collocations of plains
Common Noun Collocations of plateau
Common Noun Collocations of parched
Common Verb Collocations of plaza
Common Verb Collocations of pendant
Common Adjective Collocations of plaza
Common Adjective Collocations of passageway
Common Noun Collocations of quarries
Common Noun Collocations of quarrelsome
Common Noun Collocations of quittance
Common Verb Collocations of quay
Common Verb Collocations of quayside
Common Adjective Collocations of quay
Common Noun Collocations of regions
Common Noun Collocations of rejoice
Common Noun Collocations of ranges
Common Noun Collocations of roars
Common Noun Collocations of rejoiced
Common Adjective Collocations of rescuing
Common Noun Collocations of sand
Common Noun Collocations of sneak
Common Noun Collocations of sandy
Common Verb Collocations of silent
Common Verb Collocations of streets
Common Verb Collocations of seemingly
Common Verb Collocations of sinking
Common Adjective Collocations of scrub
Common Noun Collocations of tempted
Common Noun Collocations of tribes
Common Noun Collocations of thirsty
Common Noun Collocations of trek
Common Noun Collocations of tortoise
Common Noun Collocations of traveller
Common Noun Collocations of tae
Common Noun Collocations of traverse
Common Verb Collocations of thrall
Common Noun Collocations of unbearably
Common Noun Collocations of unsmiling
Common Noun Collocations of uninhabited
Common Noun Collocations of undaunted
Common Noun Collocations of unsightly
Common Noun Collocations of uncharted
Common Noun Collocations of uncrossed
Common Noun Collocations of unclaimed
Common Noun Collocations of uninhabitable
Common Noun Collocations of uncultivated
Common Verb Collocations of unmarried
Common Verb Collocations of unoccupied
Common Verb Collocations of uninhabited