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parched - Dictionary definition and meaning for word parched

(adj) dried out by heat or excessive exposure to sunlight
Synonyms : adust , baked , scorched , sunbaked
Example Sentence
  • a vast desert all adust
  • land lying baked in the heat
  • parched soil
  • the earth was scorched and bare
  • sunbaked salt flats

(adj) toasted or roasted slightly
Example Sentence
  • parched corn was a staple of the Indian diet

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for parched

if you parked the car in open, then due to sunlight and greenhouse effect it will become hot or dry
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by anshulnirvana

parched = P (police) after + marched (parade)= they become dry and thirsty
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by rajpt_007

parked the car because of thirsty .so u need to drink cool drink
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by maheshv

In March (and April) the summer is at its peak in places like delhi,nagpur,mumbai ... the climate becomes extremely dry and hence you are extremely thirsty
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by khushi5

Parched!! ..Pls try the word preched instead for remembering. Think about the story of thirsty crow perched on a tree which put stones so that it can drink water from pot.
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by puliyanuketto

if you are left in a car PARKED in sunlight ..then after sometime you will become THIRSTY...
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by lebshah

if u march[walk] in march you will be thirsty[parched]
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by elixir

after marching in parade or pocession you feel dry and thirsty
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by aman454

I "marched" in the parade thats y m feeling thirsty
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by aditibehl

Yeo(GEO)man = earth man means FARMER.....!!!!
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by vinaykjay

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