Definisi 'dry'
English to English
adjective
1 free from liquid or moisture; lacking natural or normal moisture or depleted of water; or no longer wet
Example:
• dry land
• dry clothes
• a dry climate
• dry splintery boards
• a dry river bed
• the paint is dry
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2 lacking moisture or volatile components
Example:
• dry paint
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3 opposed to or prohibiting the production and sale of alcoholic beverages
Example:
• the dry vote led by preachers and bootleggers
• a dry state
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4 not producing milk
Example:
• a dry cow
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5 (of liquor) having a low residual sugar content because of decomposition of sugar during fermentation
Example:
• a dry white burgundy
• a dry Bordeaux
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6 without a mucous or watery discharge
Example:
• a dry cough
• that rare thing in the wintertime; a small child with a dry nose
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7 Free from moisture; having little humidity or none; arid; not wet or moist; deficient in the natural or normal supply of moisture, as rain or fluid of any kind; -- said especially: (a) Of the weather: Free from rain or mist.
source: webster1913
adjective satellite
8 humorously sarcastic or mocking
Example:
• dry humor
• an ironic remark often conveys an intended meaning obliquely
• an ironic novel
• an ironical smile
• with a wry Scottish wit
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9 not shedding tears
Example:
• dry sobs
• with dry eyes
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10 lacking interest or stimulation; dull and lifeless
Example:
• 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
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11 used of solid substances in contrast with liquid ones
Example:
• dry weight
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12 unproductive especially of the expected results
Example:
• a dry run
• a mind dry of new ideas
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13 having no adornment or coloration
Example:
• dry facts
• rattled off the facts in a dry mechanical manner
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14 (of food) eaten without a spread or sauce or other garnish
Example:
• dry toast
• dry meat
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15 having a large proportion of strong liquor
Example:
• a very dry martini is almost straight gin
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16 lacking warmth or emotional involvement
Example:
• a dry greeting
• a dry reading of the lines
• a dry critique
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17 practicing complete abstinence from alcoholic beverages
Example:
• he's been dry for ten years
• no thank you; I happen to be teetotal
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noun
18 a reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages
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verb
19 remove the moisture from and make dry
Example:
• dry clothes
• dry hair
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20 become dry or drier
Example:
• The laundry dries in the sun
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21 To make dry; to free from water, or from moisture of any kind, and by any means; to exsiccate; as, to dry the eyes; to dry one's tears; the wind dries the earth; to dry a wet cloth; to dry hay.
source: webster1913
22 To grow dry; to become free from wetness, moisture, or juice; as, the road dries rapidly.
source: webster1913
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Related Word(s)
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