Definition of DRY

  1. (noun)a reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages
  2. (adj)humorously sarcastic or mocking
  3. (adj)not shedding tears
  4. (adj)lacking interest or stimulation; dull and lifeless
  5. (adj)used of solid substances in contrast with liquid ones
  6. (adj)unproductive especially of the expected results
  7. (adj)having no adornment or coloration
  8. (adj)(of food) eaten without a spread or sauce or other garnish
  9. (adj)having a large proportion of strong liquor
  10. (adj)lacking warmth or emotional involvement
  11. (adj)practicing complete abstinence from alcoholic beverages
  12. (adj)free from liquid or moisture; lacking natural or normal moisture or depleted of water; or no longer wet
  13. (adj)lacking moisture or volatile components
  14. (adj)opposed to or prohibiting the production and sale of alcoholic beverages
  15. (adj)not producing milk
  16. (adj)(of liquor) having a low residual sugar content because of decomposition of sugar during fermentation
  17. (adj)without a mucous or watery discharge
  18. (verb)remove the moisture from and make dry
  19. (verb)become dry or drier