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dehydrated
used in The Hunger Games

5 uses
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Definition
suffering from excessive loss of water from the body

or:

dried and/or preserved by removing natural moisture
  • It's only been a day and I'm dehydrating fast.
    p. 165.7
dehydrating = suffering from excessive loss of water from the body
  • 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.
    p. 154.0
  • 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.)
  • I think back to the years of watching tributes starve, freeze, bleed, and dehydrate to death.
    p. 169.8
  • dehydrate = run out of water
  • I'm very dehydrated again and my water supply is dangerously low.
    p. 197.9
  • dehydrated = suffering from excessive loss of water from the body
  • A fear of the cracked tongue, aching body and fuzzy mind brought on by my previous dehydration creeps into my consciousness.
    p. 326.6
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.)
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