English adjective: parched
|1.||parched dried out by heat or excessive exposure to sunlight|
|Samples||A vast desert all adust.|
Land lying baked in the heat.
The earth was scorched and bare.
Sunbaked salt flats.
|Synonyms||adust, baked, scorched, sunbaked|
|2.||parched toasted or roasted slightly|
|Samples||Parched corn was a staple of the Indian diet.|