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1. deserts

noun. ['ˈdɛzɝts, dɪˈzɝːts'] an outcome (good or bad) that is well deserved.

Synonyms

  • consequence
  • comeupance
  • comeuppance

Antonyms

  • inconsequence

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Words that Rhyme with Deserts

  • subverts
  • reasserts
  • converts
  • concerts
  • squirts
  • reverts
  • perverts
  • inserts
  • exerts
  • diverts
  • desserts
  • sturtz
  • spurts
  • skirts
  • schmertz
  • flirts
  • blurts
  • averts
  • asserts
  • alerts
  • wurtz
  • worts
  • wirtz
  • wertz
  • werts
  • virts
  • vertz
  • shurtz
  • shirts
  • schertz

Example sentences of the word deserts


1. Noun, plural
In hot deserts, some dig hollows so they can lie on cooler earth beneath the surface.

2. Verb, 3rd person singular present
Brittle bush grows in the Mojave and Sonoran deserts where it produces beautiful yellow flowers in the spring.

Quotes containing the word deserts


1. Literature adds to reality, it does not simply describe it. It enriches the necessary competencies that daily life requires and provides; and in this respect, it irrigates the deserts that our lives have already become.
- C. S. Lewis

2. The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate deserts.
- C.S. Lewis

3. Literature adds to reality, it does not simply describe it. It enriches the necessary competencies that daily life requires and provides; and in this respect, it irrigates the deserts that our lives have already become.
- C.S. Lewis

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