arid - Dictionary definition and meaning for word arid
A + rid- A farmer getting rid(dry) of the dry land
arid : Take it as a-rigid; a rigid thing can't be made to change it's shape, thus it can be taken as dry, barren, and unproductive.
read this word from last that is dri + a means dry area
air-id..only air no water...dry,..
a farmer always wants to get rid of the barren land !!