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parched
used in The Grapes of Wrath

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Definition
dried out by heat or excessive exposure to sunlight; or very thirsty
  • And the words parched in her throat.
    Chapter 18 (31% in)
  • Tom awakened under his willow, and his mouth was parched and his body was wet with sweat, and his head was dissatisfied with his rest.
    Chapter 18 (45% in)

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