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drought

noun
variants: also drouth

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a falling short of an essential or desirable amount or number
  • there's been a drought of good movies this year

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The first known use of drought was before the 12th century

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“Drought.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/drought. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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