Weather related

parched
(adj)
parcht
Meaning

1. extremely dry

1st Sample Sentence

1. The monsoon has failed again this year, and almost nothing can grow in the parched soil of the farmland.

2nd Meaning

2. very thirsty

2nd Sample Sentence

2. I'm so parched that I feel I could drink a whole liter of water.

Synonyms

parched, sere

Antonyms

sodden

Mnemonics

parched = P (police) after + marched (parade)= they become dry and thirsty if you parked the car in open, then due to sunlight and greenhouse effect it will become hot or dry

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