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dry
draɪ
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Practicing complete abstinence from alcoholic beverages.
  2. Lacking warmth or emotional involvement.
  3. Having a large proportion of strong liquor.
  4. Without a mucous or watery discharge.
  5. Humorously sarcastic or mocking.
  6. (of food) eaten without a spread or sauce or other garnish.
  7. Having no adornment or coloration.
  8. Unproductive especially of the expected results.
  9. Used of solid substances in contrast with liquid ones.
  10. Lacking interest or stimulation; dull and lifeless.
  11. (of liquor) having a low residual sugar content because of decomposition of sugar during fermentation.
  12. Not shedding tears.
  13. Free from liquid or moisture; lacking natural or normal moisture or depleted of water; or no longer wet.
  14. Not producing milk.
  15. Opposed to or prohibiting the production and sale of alcoholic beverages.
  16. Lacking moisture or volatile components.
(名) As a noun
  1. A reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages.
(动) As a verb
  1. Remove the moisture from and make dry.
  2. Become dry or drier.
Hyphenationdry
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (名) noun, (副) adverb
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