Synonym of desert

Alternative for desert

deserts, deserted, deserting

Synonym: abandon, forsake, leave,

Antonym: fertile,

Noun

A situation or place considered dull and uninteresting

Noun

A reward that is deserved or merited
reward return accolade payoff recompense prize profit crown deserts just deserts pay-off just reward award bounty honour payment benefit bonus gain meed carrot honor repayment merit compensation perks perquisite goodies dividend garland gravy fringe benefit feather in cap guerdon claim plum need appreciation entitlement cue merits privilege interest rate rights grease right honorarium prerogative prem due gift present premium price requital winnings tip decoration plus advantage incentive consideration gratuity inducement purse cut perk remuneration sweetener prize money donation handout lagniappe grant boon extra endowment subsidy donative contribution benefaction trophy alms distinction cumshaw concession assistance charity allotment stipend medal pot throw-in bequest scholarship plume kudo allocation gravy train appropriation allowance commission laurel blue ribbon fellowship freebie palm order windfall stakes jackpot money annuity gong title earnings subvention dole largesse bays ribbon additional benefit appanage percentage backhander star medallion bribe largess baksheesh token pourboire koha graft loot plus point souvenir badge wreath kitty douceur boodle bursary lump hand-out admission bonsela takings remembrance fruit salad bonanza acquisition stake payola extra payment haul offering prey sop inheritance enticement bay kickback bestowal income fee memento support gold star little extra bit extra allurement find laud certificate dropsy commemoration golden hello goody ice funding sponsorship little something hush money laurel wreath gold medal tribute favour favor pension take financial aid conveyance transfer assignment opportunity transferal pro barter achievement pay deserving dues accomplishment receipts added extra smalls bonsella prequisite perquisites benefits allowances solatium charge instalment installment brass ring proceeds net exhibition store stock value spiff compensation package employee benefit honours honors small change citation decree bursarship regard fortune something extra little something extra addition frosting cash prize door prize benefit in kind studentship loan boot money aid insignia colours pin treasure winning redemption riches wealth signing bonus sign-on bonus unexpected extra pay supplement special compensation additional compensation golden parachute salve bung investment backing help gold hardware plaque kudos prezzie pearl jewel catch gem fix finance relief service charge giveaway conferment colors booty welfare reminder sling plugola drop schmear pool courtesy pittance presentation freebee philanthropy dispensation tithing provision legacy goodwill gesture keepsake plunder goodie settlement alimony subsidisation financial backing helping hand indemnity subsidization leg up envelope feedbag sweetening reward for treachery corrupt money buyoff influence peddling contract blackmail protection lure bait corrupting gift pick cream memorial share superannuation laurels giving hand handsel hand-me-down fairing oblation offertory pickings monument cup jack swag remembrancer relic IRA retirement pension retirement fund social security retirement income welfare payment retirement account fixed income bank asset nugget commemorative prizes softener oil championship rollover main prize top prize first prize testimonial shield plate rapine pillage sweepstake pot of gold at the end of the rainbow something to remember someone by acquirement spoils goods ill-gotten gains squeeze hot goods stolen goods make first place money under the table

Noun

The most remote and desolate areas of Australia
outback backwoods bush backcountry hinterland wilds wilderness backlands outlands backwater frontier country badlands scrubland remote rural up-country back country back of beyond wasteland boondocks waste backveld barrens boonies sticks rough country barren hinterlands platteland backblocks backland booay malpais moonscape remote areas emptiness hicksville retirement rural area Woop Woop tall timbers beyond the black stump solitude undisturbed area middle of nowhere unspoilt area unspoiled area wastes out-of-doors jungle nature outdoors wild open bundu uninhabited region no-man's land open air badland forest uncultivated region inhospitable region primeval forest countryside a backwater provinces the back of beyond the sticks nowhere rural districts woods woodland savanna scrub the middle of nowhere rural areas rain forest farmland tropical forest boscage chaparral brush interior great outdoors green belt a rural area agricultural land a rural district forests wide open spaces heathland back o' beyond godforsaken place the boonies borderland the wilds the backwoods Timbuktu isolation timberland bush country centre heartland plant creeper bramble shrubs briar vine terra incognita wastelands opens province middle America non-metropolitan areas middle England non-metropolitan counties the wild upcountry bushland rainforest rest of the country morass wood zoo center undergrowth grazeland farms grazing woodlands pastures cow country wide open space up country tropical rainforest

Noun

The state or quality of being solitary
solitariness isolation seclusion solitude privacy aloneness segregation sequestration insulation secludedness retirement separateness loneliness detachment quarantine withdrawal lonesomeness reclusiveness confinement silence waste emptiness wasteland wilderness singleness loneness peace and quiet separation remoteness privateness reclusion concealment desolation retreat shelter inaccessibility seclusiveness unapproachability distance friendlessness protection peace hiding shielding closeting unreachability secrecy exile setting apart aloofness quiet self-sufficiency purdah exclusion partitioning disconnection peacefulness quietness insularity keeping apart beleaguerment freedom from interference lack of interruption lack of disturbance defence defense screen safeguarding shield cushion monkhood confidentiality clandestineness safe keeping penetralia space discretion blockade lack of company time alone one's space ivory tower an ivory tower sense of exile lack of contact apartheid division partition discrimination dissociation forlornness ghettoization disunion sorting out exlusion unpopularity abandonment forsakenness rejection dreariness desertedness sadness unhappiness despondency splitting up heartache alienation lack of friends lack of companions distinctiveness individuality uniqueness character distinction originality particularity peculiarity singularity selfhood individualism difference identity oneness discreteness oddity dissimilarity humor idiosyncrasy temper ipseity air singularness humour eccentricity disposition temperament makeup disconnectedness manner independence selfdom habit seity unlikeness selfness rarity unity nature complexion way

Noun

The quality of being particularly good or worthy, especially so as to deserve praise or reward
merit excellence value virtue quality worth credit goodness distinction worthiness good level standard calibre eminence excellency grace grade talent account deservingness integrity meritoriousness ability accomplishment aptitude arete caliber capability dignity high quality honor honour importance perfection pro skill stature weight plus point redeeming feature character superiority rectitude righteousness uprightness morality class probity purity competence honesty pre-eminence decency virtuousness rightness greatness supremacy preeminence ideal primeness choiceness superbness transcendence strength efficacy honourableness fineness endowment first-rateness nobility power essence force capacity brilliance peerlessness éclat supereminence expertise proficiency fitness suitability effectiveness faculty qualification high standard productiveness adequacy habilitation gifts strengths constitution ethicalness attribute advantage upstandingness respectability propriety incorruptibility honourability benefit nobleness trustworthiness right prerogative blamelessness irreproachableness pureness justice truth ethicality nobility of spirit nobility of soul lack of corruption soundness cardinal virtue praiseworthiness appropriateness purpose reputability sense rank degree accuracy straight kindness love ethics charity principles faithfulness fortitude ethic faith sublimity flawlessness exquisiteness high-mindedness faultlessness perfectness magnificence high principles achievement refinement polish immaculateness impeccability adeptness qualifications competency skilfulness infallibility exemplariness forte usefulness asset plus advantageousness efficaciousness potency good point good quality strong point strong suit long suit characteristic feature aspect hallmark attribution idiosyncrasy peculiarity particularity singularity uniqueness individuality nicety individualism mark principle truthfulness justness equity fairness impartiality lawfulness legality equitableness beneficence obligingness kindheartedness mercy good will

Noun

Virtue triumphing over vice
just deserts comeuppance deserts dose of one's own medicine dueness meed payback poetic justice punishment reward what is due what is merited what's coming to one retribution penalty chastisement discipline correction wrath castigation requital nemesis recompense vengeance due retaliation just punishment judgment chastening punitive measures judgement what's coming to you hell to pay what you deserve punition deserved fate what is coming to one returns fate rewards penalties sanctions destiny use of punishment sentences getting yours a firm hand wage doom retributive justice destruction revenge justice sentence penance sanction reprimand mulct suffering firm hand amends fine price sequestration deprivation consequences stick rap victimisation jankers unhappiness reparation infliction confiscation gallows coercive measure hammer damages rod victimization ostracism dues forfeiture mortification amercement pain forfeit medicine punitive action torture penalization disciplinary action punitive measure due reward ruling censure condemnation suspended sentence reproof deferment scolding telling-off conviction decree deferred sentence sacrifice atonement criticism disciplining loss rebuke redress time verdict determination consequence absolution charge fee denial stretch pronouncement compensation fall decision attrition cost prison term prison sentence financial penalty reformation admonition handicap aversive aversive stimulus reform blast put down return penitence restitution excoriation bawling-out ticking-off negative reinforcement what one is asking for talion rule lumps levy chewing out dressing down assessment payment slammer time imprisonment ban embargo restriction boycott control prohibition deterrent surrender relinquishment subjugation exclusion giving up finding order holding tariff barrier suppression controlling subduing losing surrendering injunction measure action writ command edict sleep dictum term knock book hitch vacation getup clock jolt trick result toll restraint abasement denying coercive measures sacrificing abandonment ceding attainder yielding forfeiting considered opinion sending up the river drawback disadvantage downside snag bird stint porridge bane minus affliction worry burden trouble torment tribulation trial disbenefit undesirable consequence expiation life sentence penal sentence propitiation compunction purgation jail sentence self-abasement self-mortification self-punishment self-flagellation

Noun

Any major regional biological community such as that of forest or desert

Verb

To abandon or leave behind
abandon leave forsake ditch dump quit drop discard renounce strand chuck maroon relinquish beach throw over break with walk out on cast off leave high and dry leave stranded run out on give up bin off break up with leave in the lurch leave behind rat on split from bail out on jilt cast aside reject withdraw from abdicate give someone the push give someone the big E give the elbow turn your back on repudiate leave flat turn one's back on pull out of go away from walk away vacate betray retire from disown escape from go depart depart from run away from surrender exit finish with disappear from be gone from abscond from blow off abandon ship break off with disregard kiss goodbye flee ignore evacuate disclaim forget let go of escape drop out of yield turn your back walk off discontinue take oneself off from resign cede abjure kiss off decamp set out from jettison split with withdraw get rid of exit from walk away from neglect move out of resign from get out of shed bail out hang out to dry turn down break away from clear out from back out of step aside from cut loose take off from leave hanging leave someone holding the baby have nothing more to do with disavow screw abstain from clear fly from flee from empty spurn secede from orphan waive sacrifice hightail forbear bail separate separate from walk out give someone the air take the oath kiss good-bye decamp from brush off hand over pull out step down from split up with disaffiliate from defect from separate oneself from split off from sever relations with break away wash hands of move from head out from cut off bow out of give the heave-ho part with run along from move out from say goodbye to drop out walk out of opt out take leave from form a splinter group run off from absent oneself from check out from call it quits snub put behind you leave someone in the lurch eighty-six cast away cast ashore isolate trap cease leave isolated run away bag disappoint detach oneself from end shun bereave deceive stop going out with break off one's relationship with coquette give notice to leave in a lurch bail out from slip out clear from pull out from part company with finish be done with abnegate make vacant make empty eject from drift away wash your hands of leave all alone divorce oneself from end relations with break off split up break up bail from take your leave of change one's tune show the door forgo do the dirty on make an orphan leave alone leave parentless wash one's hands of forego split refuse disinherit avoid shirk disgorge delink from give the old heave-ho leave at the altar lay down deliver turn over render dissociate oneself from disaffiliate oneself from quitclaim forswear void disaffiliate bag it deliver up retire apostatize break free from retract retreat skidaddle retreat from displace back down take the pledge sign away cast cough up let pass stand down lay aside quit cold turkey let go by give away turn in swear off drop like hot potato dismiss secede break from become independent cancel divorce banish oust dispose of bow out cut out pack up give up the ship flake out cop out let someone stew in their own juice leg it storm out fly the coop opt out of chicken out take a powder take a walk discount toss aside write off shrug off repeal run for the hills go from vamoose from scram from bolt from slip out from make oneself scarce from do a disappearing act take a hike from set off from give the slip to go AWOL clear off from head off from remove oneself from take leave of cut and run from abort revoke rescind bail on refrain from cheat on do away with back out on be disloyal to be unfaithful to fail

Verb

To leave or flee from a place or group
flee abscond bolt decamp depart escape evacuate go leave quit exit fly vacate walk defect scarper run away make off turn tail go AWOL take off move out take a hike take French leave check out go absent without leave do a bunk go missing sneak off go west abandon run off clear out vamoose disappear split make oneself scarce skip cut and run vanish withdraw clear off skedaddle cut out forsake retreat bail out renege slip away apostatize hook it renounce pull out beat it do a disappearing act fly the coop take a powder tergiversate scram elope take flight change sides get away steal away make tracks push off shove off bug out hightail it go away do a runner get off take it on the lam reject flit move part duck out run blow get scoot turn traitor beat a hasty retreat light out sell out walk out head for the hills make a run for it withdraw from depart from run along run out beat a retreat show a clean pair of heels pack your bags fall away from exit from make a getaway make a break for it revolt rebel drop out repudiate turn embark begone retire bail avoid get out book shun sneak away emigrate slip migrate sally pass emerge double start elude evade break faith abscond from lam escape from shift ground go over peel out slip out absent oneself run for it go on the lam do a moonlight flit do a Skase absent oneself from set out say goodbye turn coat leg it slope off break out hit the road go forth take your leave of take leave move out of go away from fly from pull out of run away from bog off remove oneself buzz off say one's goodbyes go back on go through cut loose push on bug off pack off dig out up sticks break out of shoot through run out on step along pack one's bags go over the fence sling one's hook wriggle out take on the lam give the slip walk out on burst out peel off sally forth make your getaway work out of play hooky get away with rat on make getaway pike off take a walk go off go scot-free pack up pike out stray backslide retract divert tergiverse change your mind part with get out of bust be gone do a fade break make skidoo leave hastily defect from flit from leave abruptly break free jump make your escape make yourself scarce make a quick exit take to your heels make quick exit scamper make one's escape hotfoot step on it step on the gas make good one's escape make a escape make one's getaway take to one's heels get out of someone's clutches do a vanishing act get free break loose break away from slip through your fingers hotfoot it go over to the other side abandon belief hightail absquatulate depart suddenly cut relinquish issue stir go from be gone from head out retire from decamp from disappear from ride off flee from break away bolt from set out from disengage from do a bunk from take one's leave of say one's farewells walk away sling your hook slope off from take oneself off from take yourself off from step down come away dodge circumvent duck go secretly abdicate remove repair git advance absent proceed troop head off abstract oneself blast off set off move on get going rack off be off make a break set forth make an exit move off be on one's way hit the trail break camp betake oneself march out absent yourself take your leave hit the bricks rat spurn change allegiances change loyalties be apostate revolt against back out secede from go over to the enemy maroon strand go out

Verb

To betray someone that has one's trust
betray deceive trick cheat mislead delude bluff cross backstab fail forsake denounce abandon jilt knife double-cross take in two-time be unfaithful to be disloyal to sell out let down break faith with play false stab in the back go back on be unfaithful play someone false turn traitor be disloyal play Judas commit treason be a Judas to break promise sell the pass grass up break with give someone a Judas kiss be treacherous to bite the hand that feeds one break faith break trust deliver up give up hand over turn in turn informer blow the whistle put the finger on turn state's evidence walk out on bite the hand that feeds you knife in the back break one's promise to leave stranded leave high and dry disappoint leave in trouble leave helpless disillusion disenchant bail on leave in the lurch leave holding the bag play one false leave someone in the lurch neglect fail to support doublecross fall short of expectation pool attack let someone down stitch up do the dirty on pimp on sell down the river move down sink drop let fall pull down lower leave in lurch take down depress fall short dissatisfy dupe hoodwink con defraud swindle fool beguile bamboozle cozen gull juggle hoax string along humbug sucker take for a ride hornswoggle burn gaff misguide snooker misinform scam snow gammon spoof buffalo have catch have on suck in fake out put one over on bilk diddle do lead on take advantage of rip off pull a fast one on seduce inveigle ensnare illude victimize kid rook victimise sting pull a swifty on entrap shaft gyp sell exploit bunco fleece flimflam pull the wool over someone's eyes lead up the garden path finagle step out play away cuckold stiff fiddle outwit entice tempt swizzle euchre lure mulct bait sharp lie jive impose on take to the cleaners sell a pup to rope in pull one's leg pull the wool over somebody's eyes be untrue to disinform four-flush hose screw skin fake beat stick chisel outfox circumvent mousetrap caboodle lie to put on overreach lead one down the garden path pull wool over eyes lead up garden path play trick on do a number on pull the wool over one's eyes do someone dirty sell someone down the river rat on give away cuck cheat on squeeze maneuver manoeuvre bleed lead down the garden path pretend milk baffle dust jerk around chicane pull something cuckoldize feign sham embezzle be inconstant to pass off psych out shuck blag swizz hustle chouse pluck shortchange gazump short nobble skunk ream thimblerig misdirect split misstate prevaricate put horns on horn hornify double deal backbite smear slander doublespeak misrepresent shake down do in defy defeat foil propagandize distort pervert fudge bunk fabricate charm enchant attract entrance entangle enmesh propagandise hypnotize bewitch dazzle woo blind mesmerize captivate spellbind give wrong information to send on a wild goose chase throw off the scent put on the wrong track put on an act give someone a bum steer cover up wrong steer take someone in put up smoke screen put on false front take someone for a ride bait and switch lead astray give the wrong impression double-talk attack indirectly win over elude rebel against frustrate thwart belie disobey soft-soap sweet-talk decoy allure solicit challenge butter up befool take jockey shave hypnotise play manipulate finesse mesmerise mock play for a sucker be dishonest hook falsify clip rob gouge impose upon take for cross up play joke on take to cleaners beat out of pull fast one take for ride

Verb

To get rid of
reject discard jettison abandon exclude ditch dump eliminate junk scrap shed cashier chuck exorcise exorcize nix toss bin lose pitch relinquish unload away fling forgo forsake negative cast off throw away throw off throw out cast aside deep-six fling away fling off lay by eighty-six shuck off slough off sluff off wash your hands of get rid of toss out dispense with dispose of cast can leave do away with give up drop axe expel shuck put out to pasture write off throw aside eject trash chuck out heave shrug off hurl ax abdicate slough have done with chuck away maroon throw overboard get shot of get shut of throw on the scrapheap remove see the back of clear out dismiss offload unburden disburden off-load set aside cast away unlade dispose shake off throw root out weed out destroy part with discharge transfer shift unpack wreck foist disencumber cut cull dispatch rid rid oneself of free oneself of take off fob off palm off thrust aside cast out shelve scrub disown bung out bung away make away with throw something off unship repudiate yield doff dispossess fling out trim 86 toss aside auction knock on the head pull the plug on adios chase refuse slip evict extrude clear demolish give the boot recycle decommission annihilate obliterate sweep away retire turn down divest yourself of file in circular file relieve yourself of kiss goodbye kiss off make over deep six shipwreck strand melt off reduce cast ashore leave stranded consign to scrap heap break up throw up leave behind lighten disgorge discommode relieve leave high and dry void let drop drop off let fall divest take a load off break bulk free from relieve of

Verb

To avoid or shirk, either by failing to perform, or by performing in a grossly insufficient, negligent, or superficial manner
cop out bypass escape sidestep avoid dodge duck evade shirk shrink from skip skirt round skive abandon backpedal bilk cut decline duck-shove excuse funk quit rationalise rationalize renege renounce revoke run away from skive off steer clear of welsh withdraw back down back off back out back out of duck out of get out get out of have alibi pull out of slide out of use pretext weasel out wriggle out of give the slip pass on relay pass the buck elude shake scape finesse weasel out of get around shuffle out of shake off shun cop out of escape from skirt lose circumvent flee eschew body-swerve give the slip to neglect shy from ditch shuck outrun stay shy of slip through the net of run from stay away from fend off fly give the runaround break away from get away from pay no attention to shy leave behind give someone a wide berth slip away from slip turn one's back on find a way out of find a way round give a wide berth to frustrate double get away give somebody the slip throw off the scent be beyond someone slip through the net run around foil outwit thwart slip through someone's fingers miss shuffle off forget let slide not attend scrimshank take fright baulk at chicken out of turn tail recoil from wuss out flinch from leave undone slough off dog lose sight of play truant from cheat bob off bludge be lax about creep not attend to pay little attention to skimp on be remiss about lie down on job parry fence balk baffle lead on a merry chase sneak away baulk escape the clutches of end-run slip out keep distance brush off discount dance around disregard ignore overlook pussyfoot around tergiversate dispense with keep one's distance from be oblivious to turn your back on lay low from pay no mind unmind turn back on unheed turn a blind eye to tune out shirk from take no notice of pay no heed to go around

Verb

To fail to care for or pay attention to
neglect overlook disregard ignore discount forget abandon bypass overpass shirk skip dismiss forsake avoid contemn defer discard omit pretermit depreciate elide evade miss overleap postpone procrastinate reject scant underestimate leave undone pass over be lax about gloss over let pass not attend to pay no attention to pay no heed to pay no mind set aside skimp on brush aside brush off fail to look after leave alone let go let slide lose sight of not care for procrastinate over shrug off take no notice of think little of be remiss about not care pass up pay little attention to slur over tune out turn a deaf ear to turn your back on be careless be derelict be indifferent fail to care for fail to provide for live with not trouble oneself be irresponsible be negligent be remiss laugh off be remiss in keep at arm's length make light of throw to the winds trifle with keep one's distance fail to remember look the other way have nothing to do with not remember turn one's back on slight turn a blind eye to fail pass by forfeit forego give up leave out leave forgo waive whitewash condone excuse fail to take advantage of dispense with wink at blink at paper over surrender blow yield decline renounce eschew spurn pass unheed remit connive unmind lose out on let slip drop the ball dodge take no account of gloze over put aside shut eyes to do without turn a blind eye skip over squander shun sidestep escape duck relinquish refuse elude turn down drop cede shake botch forgive pardon lose get around run away from let something slide get out of funk duck-shove weasel out of wriggle out of finesse scape cut miss out on quit slough off delay minimize cop out of fail to take fail to grasp be oblivious to sacrifice duck out of shuffle out of turn back on shelve minimise push aside fail to notice let go of put off pooh-pooh give something a miss leave be pass on play down trip up fail to spot hold off write off let ride not choose close the eyes to waste skirt blow off blank over put behind you erase from your mind put out of your mind deny oneself cushion lose track of dance around shy from blank not take into consideration leave something undone blink pussyfoot around tergiversate skirt round disbelieve let go by let something go downhill avoid considering close one's eyes to not dwell on concede fritter away expend withgo cold-shoulder throw away keep one's distance from fend off go around shake off give the slip to lay low from leave out of account let off easy send to Coventry brush away turn a deaf ear connive at undersell dispel doubt steer clear of give a miss skim over let something go to seed cut out lay aside take with a pinch of salt give no credence to pass something up shirk from blow it fail to exploit misheed reschedule exclude never mind stop thinking about look through let it go take no notice turn blind eye pay no mind to turn deaf ear shut your eyes to close your eyes to not take into account bury one's head in sand antedate resign abjure abdicate put on hold mothball put on back burner take a rain check on hold off on put on ice give rain check put on the back burner precede antecede preexist predate disclaim hand over stay hold up disown allow remove refrain from grant sign away table turn over suspend prorogue renege reserve refrain pay no attention fail to see let fall between the cracks fail to observe look past leave out of consideration leave unnoticed slip up on abstain from go without belittle flout trivialize trivialise cock a snook at scoff at refuse to acknowledge wave aside think no more of sweep aside forget about have no time for shuffle off body-swerve not attend shrink from scrimshank mislay misplace play truant from creep parry dog cheat bludge slide out of fence miscarry muff blunder flub avert bob off skive off fail to seize fall short of fail at lie down on job snub ostracize give the cold shoulder rebuff ostracise repudiate blackball blacklist freeze out give someone the brush-off coldshoulder scorn disdain cast aside banish downplay despise excommunicate cut someone cold have done with look right through pay no heed shut out cut someone dead disparage boycott disapprove repulse repel nix reprobate knock back give someone the go-by give the cold shoulder to negative deselect take no heed of joke about say no to baulk at put out of one's mind hand someone the frozen mitt not buy throw out balk at leave out in the cold leave behind expel look straight through close your eyes be oblivious sail by walk by make a joke of give somebody the cold shoulder sweep something aside leave well enough alone refuse to have anything to do with absolve yourself laugh something off tolerate circumvent debar treat lightly soft-pedal wink dissimulate bilk keep away from keep clear of leave in the cold treat as unimportant de-emphasize circumnavigate hack stay away from hide from override deal rapidly with treat with contempt pour cold water on throw cold water on trample on withhold from desist from give the thumbs down to not accept not heed not take advantage of make allowances for let someone off with let something ride deliberately ignore ride roughshod over pretend not to notice sink wash your hands of close one's mind to reckon without work around defy deny cancel do away with abolish disrespect scout relegate consign to oblivion disobey disesteem vilipend put to one side fail to anticipate dispose of put a stop to render needless disfavour disfavor have contempt for have no use for skirt around deprecate denigrate diminish put an end to get rid of knock something on the head fail to take account of discredit fail to mention skate over fail to deal with elope run away abscond flee kiss off put away laugh away run off tell someone to get lost negate withdraw turn deaf ear to turn from jib at protest hold out turn away refuse to receive throw over not budge on demur send off send one's regrets protest at desist demur at hold back draw the line at say no give thumbs down to shake one's head jilt veto abnegate disfellowship burn unfollow unfriend put down cast out break with cut off give a wide berth to swear off give the elbow kick someone in the teeth leave off give someone the big E cut dead give someone the air have nothing more to do with bin off give someone the push

Verb

To disregard the rules and refuse to conform
disobey defy flout infringe contravene ignore overstep resist violate transgress disregard go against mock oppose rebel rebel against infract baulk balk challenge counteract dare decline differ disagree evade insurrect misbehave mutiny neglect object recalcitrate revolt revolution revolutionise revolutionize riot shirk strike withstand be remiss break rules fail to comply with fail to observe not heed not listen not mind pay no heed to run riot set aside set at naught break the rules cock a snook at dig your heels in fly in the face of refuse to comply refuse to obey rise in arms fly in face of pay no attention to take law into own hands go counter to break breach offend trespass kick against fracture traduce fight commit a breach of encroach dissent rise up transgress against be insubordinate run amok contradict repudiate remonstrate denounce renounce combat buck come out against exceed go beyond meddle protest intrude demonstrate encroach upon rampage take to the streets take no notice of be in breach of disagree with intrench bypass veto thumb one's nose at renege on agitate fall foul of violate law refuse to accept the authority of kick over the traces be at odds with crash entrench obtrude lift pirate borrow presume steal impose arise campaign take no account of leave out scout ride roughshod over thwart cross rock the boat opt out get out of line upset secede break with make waves drop out overturn turn against stage a rebellion rise up in arms take up arms mount a rebellion hinder refute stir up trouble go on rampage stage mount the barricades rise disaffirm gainsay conflict with interfere with abjure negate spurn interpose exclude impugn traverse reject offend against interfere err sacrilege outrage sin contaminate set one's face against not comply with trample on tamper with disobey authority oppose authority resist authority defy authority go on strike take part in an uprising refuse to obey orders take part in an insurrection kick over rise against

Adjective

Not domesticated
undomesticated untamed wild feral savage unbroken uncultivated fierce ferocious natural native wilding uncivilised uncivilized barbaric barbarous primitive vicious barbarian rough free rude untouched overgrown overrun rampant uninhabited agrarian dense deserted desolate escaped indigenous lush luxuriant neglected waste bestial brutish beastly ferine animal untrained uncontrollable animalistic brutal fell truculent rugged nonliterate rabid wolfish unused to humans raging rapacious ignorant uncultured swinish harsh animalian not broken in brute bearish subhuman austere remote warrigal unsubdued virgin untameable predatory ravening unmanageable beastlike uncontrolled regressive tameless not house-trained not housebroken theriomorphic theroid non-literate zoomorphic zoic heathenish heathen uncivil uneducated goatish beast-like zoological zoologic jungli naive simple Neandertal Neanderthal unsophisticated undeveloped childlike innocent untutored simpleminded unpretentious dewy-eyed dewy wide-eyed unworldly naif artless unwary ingenuous uncritical unsuspecting untaught unsuspicious unaffected green unknowing aw-shucks unlearned raw vestigial underdeveloped atavistic violent cruel dangerous murderous aggressive menacing furious fiery grim threatening intimidating unruly ungentle merciless malevolent ruthless severe unmerciful malignant terrible forbidding fearsome steely gruff unrestrained stern bloodthirsty flinty convulsive heartless impetuous dour baleful frightening callous louring frightful delirious fiendish monstrous sadistic pitiless incessive remorseless inhuman raving enraged inhumane stark hard lowering fearful cutthroat horrible hellish angry frantic mad infuriated crazed butcherly biffo tigerish aggers venomous crude unrefined coarse uncouth unpolished vulgar boorish loutish philistine inexperienced backward unschooled gross crass oafish benighted lowbrow immature ill-bred credulous unenlightened insensible uninformed thuggish tasteless developing trusting backwards ill-mannered gullible impressionable rough-hewn illiterate provincial nescient unmannered naïf unstudied rudimentary yobbish born yesterday wet behind the ears as green as grass guileless rustic third world plain unacquainted unfamiliar unread common low churlish graceless roughneck lowbred raffish incult illiberal callow slobbish uncomplicated inelegant trustful unguarded unsceptical naïve confiding over-trusting youthful incomplete rough and ready easily deceived easily taken in embryonic basic non-functional ungodly unlettered obsolete abortive clumsy unholy impolite discourteous impertinent disrespectful indelicate awkward rookie uninitiated new unwitting fresh unskilled parochial unmindful unaware oblivious folksy unartificial clean unpractised easy clueless jejune unseasoned incognizant unpretending unconscious in a state of nature like a babe in the woods unqualified easily led bourgeois unfinished elementary commercial materialist ungraceful aboriginal masterful autocratic godforsaken domineering analphabetic unscholarly anti-intellectual inartistic pagan infidel idealistic uninstructed unfledged undeceitful idolatrous unadvanced earthy troglodytic accepting godless irreligious young country uncool corn-fed agnostic atheistic damp wet moist caveman mannerless outrageous unconscionable wicked amateur unquestioning non-believing unbelieving heretical faithless babe in woods beyond the pale fond exploitable gullable susceptible dew-covered heavy with dew unprogressive unwise archaic straightforward silly virginal bungling incompetent green as grass countrified uncorrupted cute starry-eyed shallow unjaded Panglossian quaint simple-minded medieval antiquated nullifidian inept maladroit down-to-earth gauche modest unassuming mediaeval dark feudal profane nonbeliever skeptic sceptic homespun uninvolved make-do unspecialized plebeian hooligan jerry-rigged jerry-built jury-rigged rough-and-tumble rough-and-ready bush-league corny homey unadulterated kid pure without airs cornball genuine authentic uncomplex ungenteel indecorous ungentlemanly ungainly ungallant unseemly clownish unmannerly disgracious backwoods unladylike offensive classless gawky cloddish hick hillbilly unversed inexpert untried clodhopping improper unconversant maturing unpracticed unskillful budding cobbled together raunchy loud bad-mannered imperfect foul-mouthed uncalled-for loud-mouthed heavy-handed

Adjective

Very hot and dry
torrid hot sultry sweltering burning dry scorching searing sizzling stifling tropical arid blistering boiling parching roasting blazing fiery parched broiling flaming scalding ardent barren fervent fervid red scorched suffocating baking oppressive superheated tropic ultrahot dried heated waterless red-hot white-hot piping hot humid warm close boiling hot steaming like an oven stuffy sweltry baking hot very warm summery very hot on fire febrile fevered withering piping ovenlike recalescent decalescent calescent white igneous incandescent thermogenic smoking steamy blazing hot sticky feverish feverous extremely hot like a furnace muggy airless heavy sweaty unbearably hot glowing like a blowtorch oven-like claggy jungle-like burning up hot and humid febrific hectic balmy lush drying pyretic burning hot low aboil ablaze stewing perspiring equatorial uncomfortably warm overpowering fuggy soupy like a Turkish bath thermal flashing gleaming overheated intense sweat box steam bath fierce acute ferocious fiery hot strong extreme explosive dreadful heavy-duty violent vehement furious intensive terrible excruciating vicious exquisite fearsome profound keen deep hellacious almighty hard ghastly fearful frightful very great blistery clammy flushed damp like a sauna moist toasty lukewarm melting breathless dank unventilated confined mucky soggy stagnant thick misty wet toasted snug thermic watery sodden irriguous stale afire very damp foetid fetid frowsty mellow warmish hottish warmed tepid aflame kindled ignited inflamed choky mouldy uncomfortable fusty moldy musty stale-smelling lit raging conflagrant alight enflamed combusting lighted flickering empyreal agitable turbulent flaring unrestrained dripping moderately hot sweating in flames clouded fogged hazy foggy cloudy steamed up hot and sticky misted up fogged up

Adjective

Dead or apparently dead
lifeless dead deceased cold defunct extinct departed late gone demised unconscious asleep breathless comatose exanimate fallen inanimate inert low perished stiff insensate insensible brute faint limp motionless no more passed away passed on unmoving unresponsive waste in a faint not living out cold out for the count dead as a doornail dead to the world as dead as a doornail lost expired lamented killed slaughtered slain murdered at peace with God pushing up daisies six feet under bygone nonextant under the sod insentient unanimated spiritless not breathing vanished bereft of life resting in peace checked out done bypast buried nonexistent bought the farm done for no longer extant having breathed one's last dead as a dodo bitten the dust casualty stone-dead disintegrated retired turned to dust in the grave laid to rest dear departed much lamented no longer living late lamented still wasted invalid outdated out-of-date redundant kaput cadaverous down mortified erased former finished offed silent reposing liquidated had it down the drain out of commission not existing at rest out of one's misery gone to meet maker cut off gone to reward kicked the bucket bit the dust pushing up the daisies gave up the ghost extinguished inactive exterminated destroyed obsolete quenched doused out died out wiped out passé abolished void terminated no longer existing archaic unknown snuffed out ended superseded dead and gone outmoded disappeared no longer known inexistent vanquished past forgotten earlier ancient olden long-ago foregone old-time gone by of old of yore dated concluded lapsed old primeval primordial prehistoric immemorial antediluvian primigenial primaeval no longer with us long gone irrelevant faded missing ruined over demolished effaced eradicated obliterated wrecked annihilated extirpated run devastated crushed frittered at an end dead and buried a thing of the past ancient history in the past over and done with remote pristine long past long ago long departed previous antiquated one-time completed erstwhile sometime quondam old-fashioned belated forepassed long-gone oldfangled past recall in oblivion out of date sunk in oblivion down memory lane water over the dam water under the bridge

Antonym of desert

desert Idiom, Proverb

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