Meaning : Become dry or drier.
The laundry dries in the sun.
Synonyms : dry out
Meaning : A reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages.
Synonyms : prohibitionist
Meaning : Free from liquid or moisture. Lacking natural or normal moisture or depleted of water. Or no longer wet.
A dry climate.
Dry splintery boards.
A dry river bed.
The paint is dry.
Meaning : Lacking moisture or volatile components.
Meaning : Opposed to or prohibiting the production and sale of alcoholic beverages.
The dry vote led by preachers and bootleggers.
A dry state.
Meaning : (of liquor) having a low residual sugar content because of decomposition of sugar during fermentation.
A dry white burgundy.
A dry Bordeaux.
Meaning : Without a mucous or watery discharge.
A dry cough.
That rare thing in the wintertime; a small child with a dry nose.
Meaning : Not shedding tears.
With dry eyes.
Meaning : Lacking interest or stimulation. Dull and lifeless.
A dry book.
A dry lecture filled with trivial details.
Dull and juiceless as only book knowledge can be when it is unrelated to...life.
Synonyms : juiceless
Meaning : Used of solid substances in contrast with liquid ones.
Meaning : Unproductive especially of the expected results.
A dry run.
A mind dry of new ideas.
Meaning : Having no adornment or coloration.
Rattled off the facts in a dry mechanical manner.
Meaning : (of food) eaten without a spread or sauce or other garnish.
Meaning : Having a large proportion of strong liquor.
A very dry martini is almost straight gin.
Meaning : Lacking warmth or emotional involvement.
A dry greeting.
A dry reading of the lines.
A dry critique.
Meaning : Practicing complete abstinence from alcoholic beverages.
He's been dry for ten years.
No thank you; I happen to be teetotal.
Synonyms : teetotal