- Homophone Note
|part of speech:
||deserts, deserting, deserted
||to leave someone or something behind when you have a duty to stay.
He deserted his wife and children.
- similar words:
- leave, neglect, quit, reject, withdraw from
Are you looking for the word dessert
(a sweet food)? Desert2
when used as a verb (to leave behind) and dessert
sound alike but have different meanings.