The definition of arid is land that does not have enough water to support the growth of plants.
No longer wet:
Not requiring water, as a cooling system.
Absolutely abstaining from, or prohibiting the use of, alcoholic drinks
Find another word for bone-dry. In this page you can discover 7 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for bone-dry, like: anhydrous, arid, dry, waterless, bone-dry, moistureless and sere.