Thesaurus / dry spell
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The dry spell has given me a chance to get a collection of all the signs of rain that are popular in the country.
IN PASTURES GREENPETER MCARTHUR
Though the dry spell was broken there came other troubles for Mr. Crosby.
TWO BOY GOLD MINERSFRANK V. WEBSTER
The news got over the little town like a prairie fire durin' a dry spell.
THE BOY WITH THE U.S. MINERSFRANCIS ROLT-WHEELER
He "'lowed a dry spell war mighty bad for crops on hillside farms."
THE KENTUCKY RANGEREDWARD T. CURNICK
An' sure 'nuff, it did; an' it bein' a dry spell, the ruff blazed up like tinder!
Some of them have put down wells during this dry spell and hit all the water they need.
TRAIL'S ENDGEORGE W. OGDEN
Taking advantage of the dry spell, I had a small tank excavated in my paddock.
REMINISCENCES OF QUEENSLANDWILLIAM HENRY CORFIELD
Then, when that broke, we got heavy rains and hailstorms and floods, and that destroyed what got through the dry spell.
TEMPLE TROUBLEHENRY BEAM PIPER
It was an ideal camping place in a dry spell, but not any too desirable in times of high water.
When I called on the agent a little while later, he informed me the lots could not be seen until a dry spell took off the water.

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