adjective, drought·i·er, drought·i·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM droughtydrought·i·ness, noun
Words nearby droughty
Example sentences from the Web for droughty
With eager steps, droughty throats and keen desire they seek the wine cup yet again.London's Underworld|Thomas Holmes
On p. 102, "droughty" should possibly be "drouthy" but has not been amended.Scotch Wit and Humor|W. H. (Walter Henry) Howe
Sheep's Sorrel which had grown on dry, droughty gravel banks only lost 10 per cent.The Romance of Plant Life|G. F. Scott Elliot
Some modification of this plan might probably be employed with profit for the storing-up of water for droughty years in England.Hours of Exercise in the Alps|John Tyndall
Trees set in poor, thin or droughty soil do not make much growth if they survive at all.Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Thirty-Eighth Annual Meeting|Northern Nut Growers Association