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Is the grass dry enough to mow?
Vegetables should be stored in a cool dry place.
Wash the lettuce and pat it dry.
The weather is usually dry and sunny at this time of year.
The chicken was overcooked and dry.
All they gave me was some dry bread (=with no butter or anything else on it).
Can I have a drink? I’m really dry.
This is the American English definition of dry. View British English definition of dry.
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