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droughty

[ drou-tee ]
/ ˈdraʊ ti /
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adjective, drought·i·er, drought·i·est.

dry.
lacking rain.
Chiefly British Dialect. thirsty.

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Origin of droughty

First recorded in 1595–1605; drought + -y1
drought·i·ness, noun
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