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sunbaked

[suhn-beykt] /ˈsʌnˌbeɪkt/
adjective
1.
baked by exposure to the sun, as bricks.
2.
heated, dried, or hardened by the heat of the sun.
Origin
1620-1630
1620-30; sun + baked
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  • Mud-brick towers tilt crazily on a vast, sunbaked mound, amid the crumbled debris of antiquity.
  • Against the sunbaked cliff is outlined the body and sails of a boat.
  • We trudged out onto a cobbled, sunbaked pan, featureless but for a rough semicircle of basalt rocks.
  • He has invited me to this sunbaked backcountry to experience it myself.
  • In their sunbaked life of hardship, they gradually merge.
British Dictionary definitions for sunbaked

sunbaked

/ˈsʌnˌbeɪkt/
adjective
1.
(esp of roads, etc) dried or cracked by the sun's heat
2.
baked hard by the heat of the sun: sunbaked bricks
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