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Synonyms of drought

Noun


1. drought, drouth, dryness, waterlessness, xerotes

usage: a shortage of rainfall; "farmers most affected by the drought hope that there may yet be sufficient rain early in the growing season"

2. drought, drouth, time period, period of time, period

usage: a prolonged shortage; "when England defeated Pakistan it ended a ten-year drought"

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