English to Greek Meaning :: dry

Dry :
ξηρός
ξηρός, στεγνός, άνυδρος, ξερόςστεγνώνω, ξεραίνω, να στεγνωθεί, ξηραίνω - ξηρόςστεγνώνειdroidανδροειδήξηρόςστεγνωτήριοστεγνωτήριαξήρανσηξεράξηρότηταΔρυς
 
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Adjective(1) Humorously sarcastic or mocking(2) Lacking moisture or volatile components(3) Opposed to or prohibiting the production and sale of alcoholic beverages(4) Not producing milk(5) (of liquor(6) Without a mucous or watery discharge(7) Not shedding tears(8) Lacking interest or stimulation; dull and lifeless(9) Used of solid substances in contrast with liquid ones(10) Unproductive especially of the expected results(11) Having no adornment or coloration(12) (of food(13) Having a large proportion of strong liquor(14) Lacking warmth or emotional involvement(15) Practicing complete abstinence from alcoholic beverages(16) Free from liquid or moisture
Noun
Verb(1) Become dry or drier(2) Take moisture out of

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(1) Hughes also notes that the aquifer runs beneath two dry lakes in the area, Cadiz and Bristol.(2) It consisted of water and dry bread, and had to be eaten silently - and quickly, as the time permitted for breakfast was only 15 minutes.(3) The drought belt of Africa has had almost two decades of exceptionally dry weather.(4) Chances are quite good that lunch on any given weekday was a hamburger patty and cheese on plain, dry bread served with fries.(5) If you have other telltale symptoms, such as brittle hair and nails, dry skin and a tendency to feel cold, definitely get checked out.(6) Windows started falling out of the hotels before the paint was dry .(7) If blistering does occur, allow the paint to dry for a few days.(8) The dry , silent male mourning seemed much worse than the noisy grief of the women.(9) Since there is less moisture in the air, the skin can become very dry and dehydrated, as it fails to replenish the moisture that is exuded naturally into the air.(10) If your hair is very dry , damaged or chemically treated, treat yourself to a deep conditioning once a week.(11) Grandiosity, rigidity, and intolerance of ambiguity, and a tendency to obsess about things are among the traits associated with the dry drunk.(12) Add to that the invention, intelligence and dry wit this title contains, and it deserves to top the charts.(13) The combination of dry bread and endless cheese leads to the diner having to chew away at the food for, oh, several hours.(14) She managed to stay mostly dry , but the cuffs of her pants were damp.(15) If your problem is dry hair, first massage coconut or olive into your scalp.(16) Subtle jokes and dry humour set up some nice character development, backed by worthy acting.
Related Words
(1) dry up ::
στεγνώνω
(2) dry cleaner ::
καθαριστήριο
(3) dry skin ::
ξηρό δέρμα
(4) to dry ::
να στεγνώσει
(5) dry season ::
ξηρή περίοδος
(6) dry out ::
στεγνώσει
(7) dry ice ::
ξηρό πάγο
(8) high and dry ::
υψηλό και ξηρό
Synonyms
Adjective
1. arid ::
ξερός
2. parched ::
κατάξηρος
3. hard ::
σκληρά
4. waterless ::
άνυδρος
5. thirsty ::
διψασμένος
6. unbuttered ::
unbuttered
7. bare ::
γυμνός
8. dull ::
αμβλύς
9. wry ::
στραβός
10. unemotional ::
απαθής
11. teetotal ::
αντιαλκοολικός
12. crisp ::
τραγανός
Verb
14. parch ::
καίω την επιφάνειαν
15. dehydrate ::
αφυδατώνω
16. towel ::
πετσέτα
17. wipe ::
σκουπίζω
18. desiccate ::
ξεραίνω
19. dry out ::
στεγνώσει
Noun
20. prohibitionist ::
υπέρ της απαγόρευσης μεθυστικών ποτών
Antonyms
1. damp ::
υγρασία
2. dank ::
υγρός
3. humid ::
υγρός
4. moist ::
υγρός
5. wet ::
βρεγμένος
6. Wet
  
7. Sweet
  
8. Phlegmy
  
9. Damp
  
10. Dripping
  
11. Humid
  
12. Juicy
  
13. Moist
  
14. Soaked
  
15. Soggy
  
16. Watery
  
Different Forms
dries, droid, droids, dry, dryer, dryers, drying, dryly, dryness, drys
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

Let\'s just let it dry.

Let's just let it DRY.

The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 23


...sneeze my hands dry.

...sneeze my hands DRY.

The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 4


You\'re all nice and dry. Huh?

You're all nice and DRY. Huh?

Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 14


Why have we not offered our guests dry clothes and food?

Why have we not offered our guests DRY clothes and food?

Vikings Season 1, Episode 9


Oh, like yesterday when you
made me drive you to the dry cleaners...

Oh, like yesterday when you made me drive you to the DRY cleaners...

The Big Bang Theory Season 6, Episode 18


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