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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A green area with water in the desert.

Usage examples (37)
  • They rationed their water carefully as they traveled from oasis to oasis.
  • The oasis is also within Bangkok's best shopping district.
  • The financial proposal from the gambling oasis is the most impressive.
  • An oasis is exposed to the drifting sands of the desert and to robbers and wild beasts. for more
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