drought: Associated Words
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  • parching
    • verb cause to wither or parch from exposure to heat
      sear.
      • The sun parched the earth

  • parches
    • verb cause to wither or parch from exposure to heat
      sear.
      • The sun parched the earth

  • sahel
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  • avoiders
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  • withstands
    • verb resist or confront with resistance
      defy; hold; hold up.
      • The politician defied public opinion
      • The new material withstands even the greatest wear and tear
      • The bridge held
    • verb stand up or offer resistance to somebody or something
      resist; hold out; stand firm.

  • proofing
    • noun any factual evidence that helps to establish the truth of something
      cogent evidence.
      • if you have any proof for what you say, now is the time to produce it
    • noun a formal series of statements showing that if one thing is true something else necessarily follows from it

  • tolerates
    • verb put up with something or somebody unpleasant
      stomach; brook; support; put up; bear; abide; endure; stick out; suffer; digest; stand.
      • I cannot bear his constant criticism
      • The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks
      • he learned to tolerate the heat
      • She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage
    • verb recognize and respect (rights and beliefs of others)
      • We must tolerate the religions of others

  • evaders
    Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
  • hydrological
    Of or pertaining to hydrology.
  • tolerant
    • adjective showing respect for the rights or opinions or practices of others
    • adjective satellite tolerant and forgiving under provocation
      kind.
      • our neighbor was very kind about the window our son broke

  • yearlong
    • adjective satellite lasting through a year
      • attending yearlong courses

  • mitigation
    • noun to act in such a way as to cause an offense to seem less serious
      extenuation; palliation.
    • noun a partial excuse to mitigate censure; an attempt to represent an offense as less serious than it appears by showing mitigating circumstances
      extenuation.

  • anthesis
    • noun the time and process of budding and unfolding of blossoms
      efflorescence; blossoming; florescence; flowering; inflorescence.

  • resistent
    Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
  • meteorological
    • adjective of or pertaining to atmospheric phenomena, especially weather and weather conditions
      meteoric; meteorologic.
      • meteorological factors
      • meteorological chart
      • meteoric (or meteorological) phenomena

  • prone
    • adjective satellite having a tendency (to); often used in combination
      • a child prone to mischief
      • failure-prone
    • adjective satellite lying face downward
      prostrate.

  • prolonged
    • adjective satellite relatively long in duration; tediously protracted
      lengthy; extended; protracted; drawn-out.
      • a drawn-out argument
      • an extended discussion
      • a lengthy visit from her mother-in-law
      • a prolonged and bitter struggle
      • protracted negotiations
    • verb lengthen in time; cause to be or last longer
      prolong; protract; draw out; extend.
      • We prolonged our stay
      • She extended her visit by another day
      • The meeting was drawn out until midnight

  • tolerance
    • noun the power or capacity of an organism to tolerate unfavorable environmental conditions
    • noun a disposition to allow freedom of choice and behavior
      permissiveness.

  • nino
    Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
  • preparedness
    • noun the state of having been made ready or prepared for use or action (especially military action)
      preparation; readiness.
      • putting them in readiness
      • their preparation was more than adequate

  • devastating
    • adjective satellite making light of
      withering; annihilating.
      • afire with annihilating invective
      • a devastating portrait of human folly
      • to compliments inflated I've a withering reply"- W.S.Gilbert
    • verb cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly
      desolate; devastate; scourge; lay waste to; ravage; waste.
      • The enemy lay waste to the countryside after the invasion

  • hardiness
    • noun the property of being strong and healthy in constitution
      robustness; validity; lustiness.
    • noun the trait of being willing to undertake things that involve risk or danger
      boldness; daring; hardihood.
      • the proposal required great boldness
      • the plan required great hardiness of heart

  • playoff
    • noun any final competition to determine a championship

  • resistant
    • adjective satellite relating to or conferring immunity (to disease or infection)
      immune.
    • adjective satellite able to tolerate environmental conditions or physiological stress
      tolerant.
      • the plant is tolerant of saltwater
      • these fish are quite tolerant as long as extremes of pH are avoided
      • the new hybrid is more resistant to drought

  • withstand
    • verb resist or confront with resistance
      defy; hold; hold up.
      • The politician defied public opinion
      • The new material withstands even the greatest wear and tear
      • The bridge held
    • verb stand up or offer resistance to somebody or something
      resist; hold out; stand firm.

  • resister
    • noun someone who systematically obstructs some action that others want to take
      obstructionist; thwarter; obstructor; obstructer.
    • noun someone who offers opposition
      opposer; adversary; antagonist; opponent.

  • hydrologic
    Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
  • afflicting
    • verb cause great unhappiness for; distress
      • she was afflicted by the death of her parents
    • verb cause physical pain or suffering in
      smite.
      • afflict with the plague

  • chronically
    • adverb in a habitual and longstanding manner
      inveterate.
      • smoking chronically
    • adverb in a slowly developing and long lasting manner
      • chronically ill persons

  • worsens
    • verb grow worse
      decline.
      • Conditions in the slum worsened
    • verb make worse
      aggravate; exasperate; exacerbate.
      • This drug aggravates the pain

  • searing
    • adjective satellite severely critical
    • verb make very hot and dry
      sear; scorch.
      • The heat scorched the countryside

  • plaguing
    • noun a serious (sometimes fatal) infection of rodents caused by Yersinia pestis and accidentally transmitted to humans by the bite of a flea that has bitten an infected animal
      pestilence; pestis; pest.
    • noun any epidemic disease with a high death rate
      pestilence; pest.

  • scorching
    • adjective satellite hot and dry enough to burn or parch a surface
      • scorching heat
    • verb make very hot and dry
      sear; scorch.
      • The heat scorched the countryside

  • deciduous
    • adjective (of plants and shrubs) shedding foliage at the end of the growing season
    • adjective satellite (of teeth, antlers, etc.) being shed at the end of a period of growth
      • deciduous teeth

  • crippling
    • adjective satellite that cripples or disables or incapacitates
      disabling; incapacitating.
      • a crippling injury
    • verb deprive of strength or efficiency; make useless or worthless
      stultify; cripple.
      • This measure crippled our efforts
      • Their behavior stultified the boss's hard work

  • stricken
    • adjective satellite grievously affected especially by disease
      afflicted.
    • adjective satellite (used in combination) affected by something overwhelming
      struck; smitten.
      • conscience-smitten
      • awe-struck

  • severe
    • adjective satellite intensely or extremely bad or unpleasant in degree or quality
      terrible; wicked.
      • severe pain
      • a severe case of flu
      • a terrible cough
      • under wicked fire from the enemy's guns
      • a wicked cough
    • adjective satellite very strong or vigorous
      knockout; hard.
      • strong winds
      • a hard left to the chin
      • a knockout punch
      • a severe blow

  • acclimation
    • noun adaptation to a new climate (a new temperature or altitude or environment)
      acclimatisation; acclimatization.

  • protracted
    • adjective satellite relatively long in duration; tediously protracted
      lengthy; extended; prolonged; drawn-out.
      • a drawn-out argument
      • an extended discussion
      • a lengthy visit from her mother-in-law
      • a prolonged and bitter struggle
      • protracted negotiations
    • verb lengthen in time; cause to be or last longer
      prolong; protract; draw out; extend.
      • We prolonged our stay
      • She extended her visit by another day
      • The meeting was drawn out until midnight

  • avoidance
    • noun deliberately avoiding; keeping away from or preventing from happening
      turning away; shunning; dodging.

  • withstanding
    • verb resist or confront with resistance
      defy; hold; hold up.
      • The politician defied public opinion
      • The new material withstands even the greatest wear and tear
      • The bridge held
    • verb stand up or offer resistance to somebody or something
      resist; hold out; stand firm.

  • proneness
    • noun being disposed to do something
      • accident proneness

  • unseasonable
    • adjective not in keeping with (and usually undesirable for) the season
      • a sudden unseasonable blizzard
      • unseasonable bright blue weather in November
    • adjective satellite badly timed
      untimely; wrong; ill-timed.
      • an ill-timed intervention
      • you think my intrusion unseasonable
      • an untimely remark
      • it was the wrong moment for a joke

  • worsened
    • adjective changed for the worse in health or fitness
      worse.
      • I feel worse today
      • her cold is worse
    • verb grow worse
      worsen; decline.
      • Conditions in the slum worsened

  • catastrophic
    • adjective satellite extremely harmful; bringing physical or financial ruin
      ruinous.
      • a catastrophic depression
      • catastrophic illness
      • a ruinous course of action

  • stress
    • noun the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch)
      accent; emphasis.
      • he put the stress on the wrong syllable
    • noun (psychology) a state of mental or emotional strain or suspense
      tension; tenseness.
      • he suffered from fatigue and emotional tension
      • stress is a vasoconstrictor

  • calamitous
    • adjective satellite (of events) having extremely unfortunate or dire consequences; bringing ruin
      fatal; disastrous; black; fateful.
      • the stock market crashed on Black Friday
      • a calamitous defeat
      • the battle was a disastrous end to a disastrous campaign
      • such doctrines, if true, would be absolutely fatal to my theory"- Charles Darwin
      • it is fatal to enter any war without the will to win it"- Douglas MacArthur
      • a fateful error

  • severity
    • noun used of the degree of something undesirable e.g. pain or weather
      badness; severeness.
    • noun something hard to endure
      hardship; rigourousness; severeness; rigor; rigorousness; rigour; asperity; grimness.
      • the asperity of northern winters

  • combating
    • noun an engagement fought between two military forces
      armed combat.
    • noun the act of fighting; any contest or struggle
      scrap; fighting; fight.
      • a fight broke out at the hockey game
      • there was fighting in the streets
      • the unhappy couple got into a terrible scrap

  • refuges
    • noun a safe place
      safety.
      • He ran to safety
    • noun something or someone turned to for assistance or security
      resort; recourse.
      • his only recourse was the police
      • took refuge in lying

  • tolerate
    • verb put up with something or somebody unpleasant
      stomach; brook; support; put up; bear; abide; endure; stick out; suffer; digest; stand.
      • I cannot bear his constant criticism
      • The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks
      • he learned to tolerate the heat
      • She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage
    • verb recognize and respect (rights and beliefs of others)
      • We must tolerate the religions of others

  • resisters
    • noun someone who systematically obstructs some action that others want to take
      obstructionist; thwarter; obstructor; obstructer.
    • noun someone who offers opposition
      opposer; adversary; antagonist; opponent.

  • severest
    • adjective satellite intensely or extremely bad or unpleasant in degree or quality
      terrible; wicked.
      • severe pain
      • a severe case of flu
      • a terrible cough
      • under wicked fire from the enemy's guns
      • a wicked cough
    • adjective satellite very strong or vigorous
      knockout; hard.
      • strong winds
      • a hard left to the chin
      • a knockout punch
      • a severe blow

  • parch
    • verb cause to wither or parch from exposure to heat
      sear.
      • The sun parched the earth

  • palmer
    One who palms or cheats, as at cards or dice.
  • impacts
    • noun the striking of one body against another
    • noun a forceful consequence; a strong effect
      wallop.
      • the book had an important impact on my thinking
      • the book packs a wallop

  • seasonal
    • noun a worker who finds employment only in certain seasons
      seasonal worker.
    • adjective occurring at or dependent on a particular season
      • seasonal labor
      • a seasonal rise in unemployment

  • climatology
    • noun meteorology of climates and their phenomena

  • desiccating
    • verb preserve by removing all water and liquids from
      dehydrate.
      • carry dehydrated food on your camping trip
    • verb remove water from
      dehydrate.
      • All this exercise and sweating has dehydrated me

  • decimated
    • verb kill one in every ten, as of mutineers in Roman armies
    • verb kill in large numbers
      annihilate; carry off; eliminate; wipe out; extinguish; eradicate.
      • the plague wiped out an entire population



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