Definition of parched
: deprived of natural moisture parched land; also : thirsty He was parched after the long hike.
Examples of parched in a sentence
Could I have some water? I'm parched.
First Known Use of parched
PARCHED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of parched for English Language Learners
: very dry especially because of hot weather and no rain
: very thirsty
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up parched? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).