Kind gentlemen, reading always makes me drouthy;—may-be, one of ye will mix a tumbler for me?
She has just as drouthy a system, and it takes just as much to fill it.
Southwards, again, on the pleasant Surrey downs there is shouting and jostling; dust that is drouthy and language that is sultry.
On p. 102, "droughty" should possibly be "drouthy" but has not been amended.
It lay thus scandalously neglected until 1824, when John Shanks, a “drouthy” cobbler, was appointed keeper.
It causes plants to root deeply, and that is a distinct benefit in a drouthy season, and always desirable.
Tomatoes on drouthy soils are likely to suffer from blossom end rot as well as from poor growth.
Some of our friends must be burning for a mouthful, poor dears; the wounded flesh is drouthy.