to dry; to dry up

strokes 11
strokes after radical 8
干涸 乾涸 gan1 he2
to dry up

涸泽而渔 涸澤而漁 he2 ze2 er2 yu2
see 竭澤而漁|竭泽而渔

涸辙之鲋 涸轍之鮒 he2 zhe2 zhi1 fu4
lit. a fish in a dried out rut (idiom); fig. a person in dire straits

濡沫涸辙 濡沫涸轍 ru2 mo4 he2 zhe2
to help each other out in hard times (idiom)