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dehydrated

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Definition suffering from excessive loss of water from the body

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dried and/or preserved by removing natural moisture
  • I didn't drink enough water while hiking and became dehydrated.
dehydrated = dried out (didn't have enough water in the body)
  • You have to replenish fluids while running a marathon or you'll become dehydrated.
  • dehydrated = ill from a lack of water
  • Raisins are dehydrated grapes.
  • dehydrated = dried (by removing natural moisture)
  • A fear of the cracked tongue, aching body and fuzzy mind brought on by my previous dehydration creeps into my consciousness.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • dehydration = lack of water
    (editor's note:  The suffix "-tion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in action, education, and observation.)
  • Near the end of his trip, it turned out, Chris had gotten lost in the Mojave Desert and had nearly succumbed to dehydration.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into the Wild
  • dehydration = excessive loss of water from the body
    (editor's note:  The suffix "-tion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in action, education, and observation.)
  • He knew dehydration might kill him, and part of him hoped it would.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken - adapted for young adults
  • dehydration = not having enough water in the body
    (editor's note:  The suffix "-tion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in action, education, and observation.)
  • I'm weak from dehydration, and the pain has made me sick to my stomach.
    Marie Lu  --  Legend
  • dehydration = not having enough water in the body
    (editor's note:  The suffix "-tion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in action, education, and observation.)
  • We can't make dehydrated food here, except fruit, and traveling with regular food is a total pain.
    Scott Westerfeld  --  Uglies
  • dehydrated = dried (by removing natural moisture)
  • It's only been a day and I'm dehydrating fast.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • dehydrating = suffering from excessive loss of water from the body
  • It's so dry out here kids will dehydrate real fast,
    Barbara Kingsolver  --  The Bean Trees
  • dehydrate = suffer from excessive loss of water from the body
  • I'm very dehydrated again and my water supply is dangerously low.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • dehydrated = suffering from excessive loss of water from the body
  • I think back to the years of watching tributes starve, freeze, bleed, and dehydrate to death.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • dehydrate = run out of water
  • For a few days, I'll be able to function with unpleasant symptoms of dehydration, but after that I'll deteriorate into helplessness and be dead in a week, tops.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • dehydration = lack of water
    (editor's note:  The suffix "-tion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in action, education, and observation.)
  • He was dangerously dehydrated and struggling to force food down.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken - adapted for young adults
  • Desperately dehydrated, Louie kept begging.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken - adapted for young adults
  • Dehydrated potatoes.
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • dehydrated = dried (by removing natural moisture)
  • It took two units of saline solution to fix his dehydration.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory
  • (editor's note:  The suffix "-tion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in action, education, and observation.)
  • He smelled a packet of dehydrated soup.
    Don DeLillo  --  White Noise
  • On January 25th, his stool was suddenly watery and bloody, and he became dehydrated and lost consciousness.
    John Hersey  --  Hiroshima
  • In case I get too sick and become dehydrated.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  Dear John

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