Dictionary

semidesert

noun semi·des·ert \-ˈde-zərt\

Definition of SEMIDESERT

:  an arid area that has some of the characteristics of a desert but has greater annual precipitation

First Known Use of SEMIDESERT

1845

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: semidetachedPrevious Word in the Dictionary: semideifyAll Words Near: semidesert
April 18, 2015
wimple Hear it
to veil, ripple, or meander
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears