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Definition of "Dry" :

noun: a reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages

verb: remove the moisture from and make dry

"Dry clothes."

verb: become dry or drier

"The laundry dries in the sun."

adjective: practicing complete abstinence from alcoholic beverages

"He's been dry for ten years."

adjective: lacking warmth or emotional involvement

"A dry greeting."

adjective: having a large proportion of strong liquor

"A very dry martini is almost straight gin."


adjective: without a mucous or watery discharge

"A dry cough."

adjective: humorously sarcastic or mocking

"Dry humor."

adjective: (of food) eaten without a spread or sauce or other garnish

"Dry toast."

adjective: having no adornment or coloration

"Dry facts."

adjective: unproductive especially of the expected results

"A dry run."

adjective: used of solid substances in contrast with liquid ones

"Dry weight."

adjective: lacking interest or stimulation; dull and lifeless

"A dry book."

adjective: (of liquor) having a low residual sugar content because of decomposition of sugar during fermentation

"A dry white burgundy."

adjective: not shedding tears

"Dry sobs."

adjective: free from liquid or moisture; lacking natural or normal moisture or depleted of water; or no longer wet

"Dry land."

adjective: not producing milk

"A dry cow."

adjective: opposed to or prohibiting the production and sale of alcoholic beverages

"The dry vote led by preachers and bootleggers."

adjective: lacking moisture or volatile components

"Dry paint."