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English definition of “parched”

parched

adjective     /pɑːtʃt/
be parched informal to be very thirsty: I'm going to get a drink - I'm parched.Hungry and thirsty
very dry: a parched desert/landDry weather, arid conditions and dryness
(Definition of parched adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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