adjective, drouth·i·er, drouth·i·est.
Related formsdrouth·i·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for drouthy
She has just as drouthy a system, and it takes just as much to fill it.Nasby in Exile|David R. Locke
It causes plants to root deeply, and that is a distinct benefit in a drouthy season, and always desirable.Crops and Methods for Soil Improvement|Alva Agee
Southwards, again, on the pleasant Surrey downs there is shouting and jostling; dust that is drouthy and language that is sultry.Pagan Papers|Kenneth Grahame
Some of our friends must be burning for a mouthful, poor dears; the wounded flesh is drouthy.John Splendid|Neil Munro
On p. 102, "droughty" should possibly be "drouthy" but has not been amended.Scotch Wit and Humor|W. H. (Walter Henry) Howe