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adjective as in athirst

adjective as in sere

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With eager steps, droughty throats and keen desire they seek the wine cup yet again.

On p. 102, "droughty" should possibly be "drouthy" but has not been amended.

Sheep's Sorrel which had grown on dry, droughty gravel banks only lost 10 per cent.

Some modification of this plan might probably be employed with profit for the storing-up of water for droughty years in England.

Trees set in poor, thin or droughty soil do not make much growth if they survive at all.


On this page you'll find 166 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to droughty, such as: arid, dehydrated, dry, and parched.

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