unproductive especially of the expected results; "a dry run"; "a mind dry of new ideas"
a reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages
used of solid substances in contrast with liquid ones; "dry weight"
lacking interest or stimulation; dull and lifeless; "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"- John Mason Brown
(of liquor) having a low residual sugar content because of decomposition of sugar during fermentation; "a dry white burgundy"; "a dry Bordeaux"
remove the moisture from and make dry; "dry clothes"; "dry hair"
not shedding tears; "dry sobs"; "with dry eyes"
become dry or drier; "The laundry dries in the sun"
free from liquid or moisture; lacking natural or normal moisture or depleted of water; or no longer wet; "dry land"; "dry clothes"; "a dry climate"; "dry splintery boards"; "a dry river b
Resembling oak; strong.
any of many shrubs of the genus Rosa that bear roses
come into existence; take on form or shape;
get up and out of bed; "I get up at 7 A.M. every day"; "They rose early"; "He uprose at night"
rise up; "The building rose before them"
return from the dead; "Christ is risen!"; "The dead are to uprise"
increase in value or to a higher point; "prices climbed steeply"; "the value of our house rose sharply last year"
rise in rank or status; "Her new novel jumped high on the bestseller list"
become more extreme; "The tension heightened"
go up or advance; "Sales were climbing after prices were lowered"
exert oneself to meet a challenge; "rise to a challenge"; "rise to the occasion"
become heartened or elated; "Her spirits rose when she heard the good news"
move upward; "The fog lifted"; "The smoke arose from the forest fire"; "The mist uprose from the meadows"
move to a better
a wine made principally from one grape and carrying the name of that grape