Example sentences for: parched

How can you use “parched” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • 3. In addition to supposedly mimicking "a parched man finally led to water"-- what on earth does this mean?

  • Altman had me hooked from the credits, in which the camera cruises high above an eerie topography--both parched and veined with swamps--while the composer, Mark Isham, serves up off-the-beat thumps and hollow brass gongs, and fragments of cell-phone conversations remain just on the far side of audibility.

  • Still, there's something parched in these paintings, where the air is crisp and even the bodies of water have a solidity of form and contour that recalls and betrays the influence of Poussin.

  • During summer, the terrain is parched, while at other times of the year it’s often covered with snow.

  • Subsequent floods and earthquakes left the parched Badlands of the Red Deer River Valley as a protective crust, preserving the skeletons of the dinosaurs.


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