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arid
used in Of Human Bondage

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Definition
lacking sufficient water or rainfall

or:

lacking vitality or spirit
  • His soul was filled on a sudden with a singular aridity.
    17-18 — Chapters 17-18 (63% in)
  • He did not know how wide a country, arid and precipitous, must be crossed before the traveller through life comes to an acceptance of reality.
    29-30 — Chapters 29-30 (22% in)

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