Synonyms for Deserts:

n.

payment, recompense, due, compensation. compensation (noun)
payment.
deserts (noun)
comeupance, comeuppance.
prairies (noun)
moors, heaths, prairies, plains, mesas, Plateaus, steppes, savannas.
what is due one (noun)
due, punishment, retribution, revenge, recompense, penalty, compensation, payment, comeuppance.

v.

abandons (verb)
discontinues, drops, abdicates, quits, vacates, Leaves, abandons, resigns, surrenders, evacuates, forsakes, defects, relinquishes.
relinquishes (verb)
sheds, capitulates, waives, releases, withdraws, disclaims, renounces, forgoes, disowns, gives up.
renounces (verb)
backslides, abnegates, crosses, betrays, about-faces, Denies, retracts, disavows.
rids (verb)
casts off, dismisses, vents, discards, rids, jettisons, rejects, parts with, relegates, dispels, disposes, cancels, lets go.

Other synonyms:

correction
punishment.
remuneration
compensation.

Usage examples for deserts

  1. " Paul hasn't had his deserts by a long chalk," said Miss Dobb. – Winning His Way by Charles Carleton Coffin
  2. No doubt I shall meet with my deserts – The Sea-Hawk by Raphael Sabatini