To better see all uses of the word
desiccate
in
Dune
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
desiccate
Used In
Dune
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • The woman looked as wrinkled and desiccated as any member of the mob that had greeted them along the way from the landing field that morning.
  • He turned to look at Paul — a stringy whipcord of a youth, not as desiccated as the Arrakeen natives, but with ribs there to count, and sunken in the flanks so that the ripple and gather of muscles could be followed under the skin.

  • There are no more uses of "desiccate" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • Their desiccated remains were found in the old lake bed.
  • a desiccate romance

  • Go to more samples
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading