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Synonyms for dry

thirsty

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alcohol-free

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dried out

drain

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  • drain
  • make dry
  • remove the water from
  • wipe
  • dab dry
  • rub dry

dehydrate

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dry out

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  • become sober
  • give up drinking
  • give up alcohol
  • go on the wagon
  • become teetotal
  • overcome alcoholism

dry up or out: become dry

Synonyms for dry

having little or no liquid or moisture

having little or no precipitation

needing or desiring drink

having a taste characteristic of that produced by acids

without addition, decoration, or qualification

with little or no emotion or expression

to make or become free of moisture

to make or become physically hard

dry up: to make or become no longer fresh or shapely because of loss of moisture

dry up: to make or become no longer active or productive

Synonyms for dry

a reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages

become dry or drier

free from liquid or moisture

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humorously sarcastic or mocking

lacking moisture or volatile components

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opposed to or prohibiting the production and sale of alcoholic beverages

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not producing milk

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

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without a mucous or watery discharge

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not shedding tears

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lacking interest or stimulation

used of solid substances in contrast with liquid ones

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unproductive especially of the expected results

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having no adornment or coloration

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

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having a large proportion of strong liquor

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lacking warmth or emotional involvement

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practicing complete abstinence from alcoholic beverages

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While life in the driest regions of Earth is tough, the Martian surface is an even harsher environment.
2mm respectively, making it the second driest February for nearly 20 years.
Before this one, the driest September on record was 1959, with 23.
But Kyle Dittmer, a hydrologist with the Columbia River Intertribal Fish Commission, points out a subtle similarity between this year and 2001, which had the driest first quarter until this year.
Abdul Aziz Ahmad, an Egyptian expatriate in Al Ain, also described the season as the driest in many years.
The government has declared a state of drought across parts of East Anglia after some areas of the country had their driest spring on record.
Across the whole of England and Wales, 2011 had the second driest spring since 1910 and the driest spring since 1990, according to the Met Office.
England had its driest spring in records going back 100 years, while England and Wales together had their second driest March to May in the record books.
RIVER levels have dropped to very low levels after the two warmest, driest months in recent years, said environment bosses last night.
Above average temperatures, drought in southern Europe Heavy snow and sub-zero temperatures disrupted road, rail and air transport in many parts of northern Europe on Wednesday while the Mediterranean island of Cyprus suffered in the heat after its driest November in more than a century.
MANAMA: Bahrain is currently basking in its driest winter in almost 70 years, with the country's top meteorologist blaming the "abnormal" conditions on global climate change.
The driest springs on record in 1997, 1934 and 1972, respectively, were followed by winter deluges of between 25 and 31 inches, Patzert said.
May was one of the warmest and driest on record in the region, according to experts.
Field-measured wettest and driest profiles were compared with laboratory measurements of soil moisture content at -15 bar (401 observations) and -0.
Bandelier National Monument set the fire during our driest and windiest season, and a lack of coordination amongst various federal agencies allowed it to get out of control.