Definition - dry

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dry
  1. become dry or drier; "The laundry dries in the sun"
  2. without a mucous or watery discharge; "a dry cough"; "that rare thing in the wintertime; a small child with a dry nose"
  3. humorously sarcastic or mocking; "dry humor"; "an ironic remark often conveys an intended meaning obliquely"; "an ironic novel"; "an ironical smile"; "with a wry Scottish wit"
  4. (of food) eaten without a spread or sauce or other garnish; "dry toast"; "dry meat"
  5. having no adornment or coloration; "dry facts"; "rattled off the facts in a dry mechanical manner"
  6. unproductive especially of the expected results; "a dry run"; "a mind dry of new ideas"
  7. used of solid substances in contrast with liquid ones; "dry weight"
  8. 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
  9. (of liquor) having a l

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