Rub your hair dry (with this cloth).
Zinc-manganese dry batteries of R03,R1,R6,R14 and R20 Alkaline zinc-manganese dry batteries of LR03,LR1,LR6,LR14 and LR20
Wipe the floor dry .
Put them in front of the fire to dry .
If the sheets aren′t aired properly, they won′t be dry ; put them in the airing cupboard.
These goods must be kept dry .
But surely he′s dead right: the cows have gone dry .
Tea--Preparation of ground sample and determination of dry matter content
Basic environmental testing procedures for electric and electronic products-Tests B: Dry heat
Basic environmental testing procedures for electric and electronic products-Test Z/BM: Combined dry heat /low air pressure tests
dry-cleaning machine for textile yarns,fabrics,or made-up articles
drier (excl. centrifugal),non-industrial for textile yarns fabrics or made-up articles,of a dry linen capacity,not exceeding
thermodynamics of dry and moist air
Dry wood lights easily.
Code for design of dock gates and filling and emptying systems of dry docks
When the dry cell batteries are low
determination of organic and total carbon after dry combustion(elementary analysis)
Specification for selection,acceptance,operation and maintenance of dry-type power transformers
determination of dry matter and water content on a mass basis(gravimetric method)
determination of dimensional change in dry cleaning and finishing:tetrachloroethene 
extractor ,centrifugal,for dry-cleaning machines
Dry fuel takes readily.
drying machine,each of dry linen capacity exceeding 10kg
The dry paper kindled at once.
drier (excl. centrifugal driers)of a dry linen capacity,not exceeding 10kg
drier ,heated roller-type,industrial,for textile yarns,fabrics or made-up articles,of a dry linen capacity not exceeding 10kg
Specification and technical requirements for dry-type power transformers
wet/dry tenacity ratio
1.(of a cow or other domestic animal) no longer producing milk.
‘the rye has been strip-grazed by _dry_ cows’
‘the cows went _dry_ in the wintertime’
2.(of a joke or sense of humour) subtle and expressed in a matter-of-fact way.
‘he delighted his friends with a _dry_ , covert sense of humour’
‘Kev’s _dry_ wit and quiet sense of humour was much appreciated.’
3.(of a person) no longer addicted to or drinking alcohol.
‘I heard much talk about how sobriety was more than staying straight or _dry_ ’
‘This is the kind of subtle, nasty attack used by alcoholics and _dry_ drunks.’
4.(of a river, lake, or stream) empty of water as a result of lack of rainfall.
‘the river is always _dry_ at this time of year’
‘The withered trees and _dry_ streams portray the grim situation.’
5.(of a source) not yielding a supply of water or oil.
‘a _dry_ well’
‘Since then, one of the wells used to supply the community with water has gone _dry_ .’
6.(of an alcoholic drink) not sweet.
‘a _dry_ , medium-bodied red wine’
‘In the white category, Peel has done very well with Sancerre, Austrian wines like _dry_ riesling and white Burgundy.’
7.(of bread or toast) without butter or other spreads.
‘only _dry_ bread and water’
‘Eat _dry_ foods, such as crackers or _dry_ toast, before moving in the morning.’
8.(of information, writing, etc.) dully factual.
‘the _dry_ facts of the matter’
‘And the most remarkable thing of all is that she makes this normally _dry_ subject very funny in her highly effective popular book.’
9.(of paint, ink, etc.) having lost all wetness or moisture over a period of time.
‘wait until the paint is _dry_ ’
‘We were a mess, both covered with _dry_ paint, and rehearsals for one of my most important scenes had already begun!’
10.For use without liquid.
‘the conversion of _dry_ latrines into the flushing type’
‘Recommendations resulting from the meeting included the use of _dry_ sanitation facilities in informal settlements.’
11.Free from moisture or liquid; not wet or moist.
‘the jacket kept me warm and _dry_ ’
‘he wiped the table _dry_ with his shirt’
12.Prohibiting the sale or consumption of alcoholic drink.
‘the country is strictly _dry_ , in accordance with Islamic law’
‘Do _dry_ campuses stem student drinking - or aggravate the problem?’
13.Relating to political ‘dries'; rigidly monetarist.
‘Greg Urwin, how appropriate are these models of free trade and _dry_ economic policies to island states in the South Pacific?’
14.Thirsty or thirst-making.
‘working in the hot sun is making me _dry_ ’
‘Ice cream sells better in winter in pedestrian malls and large department stores, whose air-conditioning systems often make shoppers feel hot and _dry_ .’
15.Unemotional, undemonstrative, or impassive.
‘it transformed him from a _dry_ administrator into the people’s hero’
‘Given the vantage point of 35 years, LeWitt’s art scarcely seems emotionally _dry_ .’
16.With little or no rainfall or humidity.
‘the West Coast has had two _dry_ winters in a row’
‘In the winter, the winds reverse and blow in a seaward direction, which is the reason why Indian winters are so _dry_ .’
17.Without grease or other moisturizer or lubricator.
‘cream conditioners for _dry_ hair’
‘A regular deep conditioning treatment can also help rehydrate _dry_ hair.’
1.A Conservative politician (especially in the 1980s) in favour of strict monetarist policies.
‘Hewson is an economic _dry_ with progressive views on foreign policy, the environment and human rights.’
‘Any self-respecting Country Party MP would have taken to the economic _dries_ of the Liberal Party with an axe years ago.’
2.A dry or covered place.
3.A person in favour of the prohibition of alcohol.
‘evangelical _dries_ had seen to it that the nearest bottle of whiskey was miles away’
‘‘So far, then, as the liquor issue may figure in the campaign,’ the Century editorialized, ‘the _drys_ can have nothing but opposition to the Democratic campaign’.’
4.A tract of waterless country.
‘the forty-mile _dry_ ’
‘From the waterhole an old camel pad led out over the ‘eighty miles _dry_ ’.’
5.The dry season.
‘the grass was yellowing and the _dry_ had started’
‘Cattle were simply moved from one water place to the next: away from the river in the wet season, closer to it in the _dry_ .’
6.The process or an instance of drying.
‘The head seamstress decided she was clean enough, and hauled her out of the bath, and gave her a cruelly brisk _dry_ all over, hoping to teach her a lesson.’
‘Soft towelling that gives you a good, clean _dry_ every time.’
‘waiting for the paint to _dry_ ’
‘do not let the soil _dry_ out’
2.Cause to become dry.
‘they had washed and _dried_ their hair’
‘After I worked out, I showered and _dried_ my hair and fixed my face, and generally returned myself to a reasonably presentable state.’
3.Forget one's lines.
‘a colleague of mine once _dried_ in the middle of a scene’
‘Sox is an actor who _dries_ at an audition because he cannot relate to the character of a township gangster.’
4.Preserve by allowing or encouraging evaporation of moisture from.
‘ _dried_ flowers’
‘Because I am currently burning the candle at both ends, got home and made my bread, left it to rise, and made my Moroccan _dried_ fruit salad.’
5.Wipe dishes dry with a cloth after they have been washed.
‘‘I’ll wash, Sara, you _dry_ ’’
‘Finished painting the conservatory, had something to eat, washed up, _dried_ up, and ironed a top for tomorrow.’
6.Wipe tears from (the eyes)
‘she _dried_ her eyes and blew her nose’
‘As they say in the army, _dry_ your eyes and harden up.’
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