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as dry as a bone

(also bone dry) extremely dry: I don't ​think he's been ​watering these ​plants - the ​soil is as dry as a ​bone.
(Definition of as dry as a bone from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “as dry as a bone”
in Chinese (Simplified) 非常干燥的,干透了的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 非常乾燥的,乾透了的…
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