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adjective as in parched

verb as in dehydrate

Strongest match

Weak match

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Example Sentences

And while they talked a huge cotton-mouth copperhead wriggled out on the floor.

How strong the feeling is my boatman gave me proof within ten minutes after his failure with the cotton-mouth.

People call it the cotton mouth, because that white streak looks like cotton.

The cotton-mouth moccasin is semi-aquatic, being found around the edges of streams and other bodies of water.

They resemble the cotton-mouth moccasin in their general peculiarities, being, however, somewhat lighter in color.


On this page you'll find 15 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to cotton-mouth, such as: arid, scorched, thirsty, withered, burned, and dehydrated.

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