The grape is usually a woody vine, climbing by means of tendrils. In arid regions it may form an almost erect shrub.
It is estimated that about one quarter of the world's land surface receives less than 300 mm. of rain per year. This area is known AS the arid zone.
At times,the playwright allows an acerbic tone to pierce through otherwise arid or flowery prose(Alvin Klein)See Synonyms at bitter
Farmers subdued the arid lands of Australia.
Pick an argument with Canada's new premier and you'll quickly find that she has a razor-sharp tongue arid an equally sharp brain
The Chinese cheongsam looks rich arid magnificent.
During the winter month in arid climates, the outside DEW point is low so that milDEW is seldom a problem
He is tired of the arid studies that have produced nothing new
The audience soon grew tired of His arid speech.
That wavIng of swords I saw, those cheers I heard, arId the sIght and sound smote heavy on my heart.