droughty

[drou-tee]

adjective, drought·i·er, drought·i·est.

lacking rain.
Chiefly British Dialect. thirsty.

Nearby words

  1. drosophila,
  2. dross,
  3. drossy,
  4. droste-hülshoff,
  5. drought,
  6. drouk,
  7. droukit,
  8. drouth,
  9. drouthy,
  10. drove

Also drouthy.

Origin of droughty

First recorded in 1595–1605; drought + -y1

Related formsdrought·i·ness, noun

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