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Arid synonyms

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Needing moisture or drink:
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  1. Needing moisture or drink:
  2. No longer yielding liquid, especially milk:
  3. Not shedding tears:
Very thirsty:
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  1. Very thirsty:
  2. Dried out from extreme heat:
  3. Dry.
Barren and uninhabited; desolate:
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  1. Barren and uninhabited; desolate:
  2. Of a desert or deserts
  3. A large, dry, barren region, usually having sandy or rocky soil and little or no vegetation. Water lost to evaporation and transpiration in a desert exceeds the amount of precipitation; most deserts average less than 25 cm (9.75 inches) of precipitation each year, concentrated in short local bursts. Deserts cover about one fifth of the Earth's surface, with the principal warm deserts located mainly along the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn, where warm, rising equatorial air masses that have already lost most of their moisture descend over the subtropical regions. Cool deserts are located at higher elevations in the temperate regions, often on the lee side of a barrier mountain range where the prevailing winds drop their moisture before crossing the range.
Used as a conveyance or container for refuse:
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  1. Used as a conveyance or container for refuse:
  2. Excreted from the body:
  3. Regarded or discarded as worthless or useless:
Barren and uninhabited; desolate:
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  1. Barren and uninhabited; desolate:
  2. A large, dry, barren region, usually having sandy or rocky soil and little or no vegetation. Water lost to evaporation and transpiration in a desert exceeds the amount of precipitation; most deserts average less than 25 cm (9.75 inches) of precipitation each year, concentrated in short local bursts. Deserts cover about one fifth of the Earth's surface, with the principal warm deserts located mainly along the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn, where warm, rising equatorial air masses that have already lost most of their moisture descend over the subtropical regions. Cool deserts are located at higher elevations in the temperate regions, often on the lee side of a barrier mountain range where the prevailing winds drop their moisture before crossing the range.
  3. Of a desert or deserts
Having a relatively broad level surface in relation to thickness or depth:
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  1. Having a relatively broad level surface in relation to thickness or depth:
  2. Having lost effervescence or sparkle:
  3. Not glossy; matte:
Needing moisture or drink:
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  1. Needing moisture or drink:
  2. No longer yielding liquid, especially milk:
  3. Not shedding tears:
Feeling, showing, causing, or expressing sadness or loneliness.
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  1. Feeling, showing, causing, or expressing sadness or loneliness.
  2. Barren; lifeless:
  3. Made uninhabitable; laid waste; in a ruinous state
Lacking interest; dull; tedious
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  1. Lacking interest; dull; tedious
  2. Arousing little or no interest; boring or uneventful.
Not containing water, especially water of crystallization.
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  1. Not containing water, especially water of crystallization.
(Idiomatic) totally dry; without moisture.
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  1. (Idiomatic) totally dry; without moisture.
  2. Alternative form of bone-dry.
  3. Dry as a bone that has lain exposed to the air; very dry
Needing moisture or drink:
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  1. Needing moisture or drink:
  2. No longer yielding liquid, especially milk:
  3. Not shedding tears:
The entire sequence of ecological communities successively occupying an area from the initial stage to the climax community.
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  1. The entire sequence of ecological communities successively occupying an area from the initial stage to the climax community.
  2. (Old Poet.) Dried up; withered
  3. Withered; dry:
Lacking water; dry.
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  1. Lacking water; dry.
Needing moisture or drink:
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  1. Needing moisture or drink:
  2. No longer yielding liquid, especially milk:
  3. Not shedding tears:
Feeling thirst; wanting to drink
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  1. Feeling thirst; wanting to drink
  2. Very absorbent:
  3. Lacking water or moisture; dry; parched
Not septic; free from or keeping away disease-producing or putrefying microorganisms
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  1. Not septic; free from or keeping away disease-producing or putrefying microorganisms
  2. Free of microorganisms that cause disease.
  3. Using methods to protect against infection by pathogenic microorganisms:
Pale; pallid:
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  1. Pale; pallid:
  2. Without color
  3. Lacking color:
Dull or commonplace in character; dreary:
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  1. Dull or commonplace in character; dreary:
  2. Faded and dull in appearance.
  3. Of a light olive brown or khaki color.
Constructed without mortar or cement:
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  1. Constructed without mortar or cement:
  2. No longer yielding liquid, especially milk:
  3. Not shedding tears:
Not pointed or sharp; blunt; not keen
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  1. Not pointed or sharp; blunt; not keen
  2. Not vivid; not brilliant; dim
  3. Not clear or resonant:
Attached or confined to the earth or to earthly concerns:
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  1. Attached or confined to the earth or to earthly concerns:
  2. Confined to or by the earth or earthly things
  3. Fastened in or to the soil:
Having a relatively broad level surface in relation to thickness or depth:
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  1. Having a relatively broad level surface in relation to thickness or depth:
  2. Having lost effervescence or sparkle:
  3. Not glossy; matte:
Lacking taste or flavor; without seasoning, spice, or discernible qualities of taste.
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  1. Lacking taste or flavor; without seasoning, spice, or discernible qualities of taste.
  2. Flat; lacking character or definition.
Lacking energy or vitality; boring, unimaginative, etc.
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  1. Lacking energy or vitality; boring, unimaginative, etc.
  2. Lacking brightness, luster, or vitality; dull.
  3. Having no shine or lustre; dull
Lacking vitality or animation; dull:
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  1. Lacking vitality or animation; dull:
  2. Without life
  3. Dull; listless
Lacking distinction, radiance, or vitality; dull:
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  1. Lacking distinction, radiance, or vitality; dull:
  2. Without luster, dull, not shiny, flat or matte finished.
Of, or relating to facts only; literal, realistic
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  1. Of, or relating to facts only; literal, realistic
  2. Lacking emotion or colour
  3. Sticking strictly to facts; literal, unimaginative, unemotional, prosaic, etc.
Lacking interest or imagination; prosaic; ordinary and dull
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  1. Lacking interest or imagination; prosaic; ordinary and dull
  2. Going or performed on foot:
  3. Of, relating to, or made for pedestrians:
Commonplace, dull and ordinary
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  1. Commonplace, dull and ordinary
  2. Lacking in imagination and spirit; dull.
  3. Of or like prose rather than poetry; often, specif., heavy, flat, unimaginative, etc.
Lacking spirit, energy, or vigor; listless; depressed
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  1. Lacking spirit, energy, or vigor; listless; depressed
Lacking the power to function; not productive or effective; fruitless:
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  1. Lacking the power to function; not productive or effective; fruitless:
  2. Producing little or no vegetation; unfruitful:
  3. Not producing or incapable of producing seed, fruit, spores, or other reproductive structures. Used of plants or their parts.
Heavy and unpalatable
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  1. Heavy and unpalatable
  2. (Of food) having a thick, semi-solid consistency; glutinous; heavy on the stomach.
  3. Dull; tedious; uninteresting
Lacking or done without inspiration or enthusiasm:
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  1. Lacking or done without inspiration or enthusiasm:
  2. Not inspired; lacking spirit, creativity, zest, etc.; dull
  3. Not inspired; dull or dry
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