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drought

see definition of drought
  • noundryness; shortage of supply
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Synonyms for drought

noun dryness; shortage of supply
  • lack
  • scarcity
  • aridity
  • dearth
  • deficiency
  • dehydration
  • desiccation
  • insufficiency
  • need
  • want
  • dry spell
  • parchedness
  • rainlessness

Antonyms for drought

  • abundance
  • excess
  • surplus
  • plenty
  • sufficiency
  • monsoon
  • wetness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to drought

absence

noun. state of lacking something needed or usual
  • dearth
  • deficiency
  • drought
  • inadequacy
  • insufficiency
  • lack
  • need
  • omission
  • privation
  • unavailability
  • void
  • want

dryness

noun. aridity

famine

noun. hunger

scarcity

noun. deficiency

thirst

noun. craving (especially for liquid)
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.