Examples of high and dry in a Sentence
the inadequate supplies of vaccine left many people high and dry when the flu season arrived
Recent Examples of high and dry from the Web
Media: AutomotoTV The storm left Kaminski and wife April’s home in the Richmond/Rosenberg area high and dry, but their neighborhood was flooded in.
After having the baseball state champion crowned in either Class 3A or 4A for five straight seasons, the Southland came up high and dry last season.
Of course, the Padres weren’t about to leave Fort Wayne high and dry up the middle.
High-end video cards are being bought in their dozens by cryptocurrency miners, leaving those who want a video card to actually do graphical things high and dry.
But unity remains elusive for the party whose ugly presidential primary in 2016 led to Hillary Clinton mortally damaged on Election Day after Bernie Sanders supporters left her high and dry, embittered that the party had shafted their man.
Over at Suffolk Downs, developers plan to turn the old racetrack into an office campus with acres of parkland that can double as a giant moat to keep buildings high and dry.
The highs and dry skies expected in early February mirror those of 1976, when a two-year drought began plaguing California.
That left at least 110 A-10s high and dry without new wings, a state that threatened to ground them for good unless a solution was found, reducing the number of A-10 squadrons from nine to six.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'high and dry.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
high and dry Synonyms
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up high and dry? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).