"an arid climate"
"a waterless well"
"miles of waterless country to cross"
"a technically perfect but arid performance of the sonata"
"a desiccate romance"
"a prissy and emotionless creature...settles into a mold of desiccated snobbery"
The mountains underneath were arid as craters on the moon.
出自： A. Koestler
It looked like good farming country, in contrast to the arid appearance of the land in so many parts of Greece.
出自： E. Roosevelt