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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Dried or dehydrated usually due to heat.

Usage examples (40)
  • The summer heat parched the vegetable garden.
  • Growing populations are straining supplies in parched areas of the U.S.
  • In fact, the startling abundance of fruit in parched Kandahar was what had first led me to consider beauty products.
  • Catty, my liquidity may be best described as parched, or even dessicated. for more
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