Origin of dried-up
Examples from the Web for dried-up
His body is swept away with all the others, like a dried-up fly in a dusty corner.Lars Iyer’s ‘Wittgenstein Jr.’ Plumbs the Deep Fun of Philosophical Fiction|Drew Smith|October 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But life lies behind me like a dried-up stream, and these eighteen years are lost as in a desert.
Its greenness is intensified by contrast with the dried-up grass on the grazing lands.A Bird Calendar for Northern India|Douglas Dewar
Little, dried-up geezer with a nose like a kit-fox's and a whine to his voice.The Uphill Climb|B. M. Bower