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DRY

'DRY' is a 3 letter word starting with D and ending with Y

Crossword clues for 'DRY'

ClueAnswer

Dry (4)CERE
Cover with wax (4)
Bird bill part (4)

Free from moisture (3)DRY
Lacking moisture (3)
Like about half the counties in Arkansas (3)
Wine descriptor (3)
Liquor-free (3)
Martini designation (3)
Like some wines (3)
Like the Sahara (3)
Hang out on a line (3)
Free from dampness (3)
Like some humor or martinis (3)
Free from liquid (3)
Canada ___ (3)
Like some wit or wine (3)
Without any toppings, in restaurant-speak (3)
Empty, as a well (3)
Like deadpan humor (3)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for DRY

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word dry will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

DRY - RUB - SEC - SET - SUN

4 letter words

ACID - ARID - BAKE - BALD - BARE - BLAH - BLOT - BRUT - BURN - CAKE - COLD - CORN - CRAB - CURE - DEAD - DULL - FADE - FAIR - FINE - FIRE - FLAT - FLAY - FUME - JERK - KILN - LEAN - MILK - NEAT - OPEN - PALE - POKY - PURE - RUDE - SALT - SEAR - SERE - SKIN - SLOW - SOUR - SWAB - TART - WCTU - WIPE

5 letter words

ACERB - BAKED - BLANK - BLEED - BRINE - BRUSH - DRAIN - DRY UP - DUSTY - EMPTY - FRANK - GAUNT - GREEN - GRUFF - HARSH - HEAVY - HO-HUM - HUSKY - INANE - PARCH - PLAIN - PLUCK - PROSY - ROUGH - ROUPY - RUSTY - SANDY - SHEAR - SMOKE - SOBER - SPARE - STAID - STALE - STARK - STIFF - STOIC - STRIP - STUFF - THICK - TINNY - TOWEL - VAPID - WASTE - WIZEN

6 letter words

AIR-DRY - BARREN - BORING - BRASSY - BRAZEN - CANDID - CHOKED - COARSE - COMMON - CROAKY - DENUDE - DESERT - DIRECT - DISMAL - DIVEST - DRAGGY - DREARY - EFFETE - EMBALM - FALLOW - FLEECE - FREEZE - GELDED - HARDEN - HOARSE - HOLLOW - HOMELY - IRONIC - JEJUNE - KIPPER - LEADEN - MODEST - PALLID - PICKLE - PROLIX - RAGGED - RAUCID - RUGGED - RUSTIC - SAPPED - SCORCH - SEASON - SEVERE - SHOVEL - SIMPLE - SOAK UP - SOLEMN - SOURED - SPONGE - STODGY - STOLID - STUFFY - SUN-DRY - UNRIPE - UNSOWN - VIRGIN - WASTED - WEAZEN - WITHER - WOODEN

7 letter words

ACERBIC - ACETOSE - ASCETIC - ATHIRST - AUSTERE - BONE-DRY - CAUSTIC - CONGEAL - CRABBED - CRACKED - CYNICAL - DEPLETE - DEPLUME - DESPOIL - DRAINED - DRIED-UP - DRY-CURE - DRY-SALT - EXHAUST - GRATING - HARPING - HUMDRUM - INSIPID - JARRING - JOG TROT - JOG-TROT - LEACHED - LITERAL - MUMMIFY - MUNDANE - NATURAL - PARCHED - PICKLED - PROSAIC - PROSING - PUNGENT - RASPING - RAUCOUS - SAHARAN - SAPLESS - SATIRIC - SHRIVEL - SOURISH - SPARTAN - SQUAWKY - STERILE - SUCK DRY - TARTISH - TEDIOUS - THIRSTY - THROATY - TORREFY - UNIDEAL - UNMOIST - UNSWEET

8 letter words

ACARPOUS - ACERBATE - ACESCENT - BROMIDIC - CELIBATE - CONCRETE - CROAKING - DEPLETED - DESOLATE - DISCREET - DISPLUME - DROUGHTY - GUTTURAL - HOMESPUN - IMPOTENT - INDURATE - INFECUND - INSOLATE - LIFELESS - MARINADE - MARINATE - METALLIC - PEDANTIC - PLODDING - PRESERVE - SARDONIC - SCRATCHY - SINGSONG - SOLIDIFY - STRIDENT - TEEMLESS - TEETOTAL - UNDAMPED - UNLIVELY - UNPLOWED - UNPOETIC - UNTILLED - VINEGARY - WEARIFUL

9 letter words

ACIDULOUS - ANHYDRATE - ANHYDROUS - APATHETIC - BLOODLESS - CHILDLESS - COAGULATE - COLORLESS - DEHYDRATE - DESICCATE - DRY AS DUST - DRYASDUST - ETIOLATED - EVAPORATE - EXHAUSTED - EXSICCATE - FREEZE-DRY - FRUITLESS - IMPASSIVE - INFERTILE - IRRADIATE - ISSUELESS - JUICELESS - PICK CLEAN - POINTLESS - PONDEROUS - SARCASTIC - SATIRICAL - SINE PROLE - SMOKE-CURE - SQUAWKING - STRANGLED - STRIP BARE - SUCKED DRY - TASTELESS - THIRSTING - TREADMILL - UNADORNED - UNFERTILE - UNVARYING - UNWATERED - WATERLESS - WEARINESS - WEARISOME

10 letter words

ABSTEMIOUS - ANTISALOON - BLEED WHITE - CHUTZPADIK - DEHUMIDIFY - DEHYDRATED - DESICCATED - DREARISOME - EARTHBOUND - HIGH AND DRY - IMPOVERISH - INVARIABLE - LONG-WINDED - MENOPAUSAL - MONOTONOUS - NONFERTILE - PEDESTRIAN - PHLEGMATIC - SPIRITLESS - STERTOROUS - STRIDULOUS - UNAFFECTED - UNEVENTFUL - UNFANCIFUL - UNFRUITFUL - UNINSPIRED - UNORIGINAL - UNPOETICAL - UNPROLIFIC - UNROMANTIC - VINEGARISH

11 letter words

BLAST-FREEZE - COMMONPLACE - ELEPHANTINE - EVERLASTING - INEFFECTUAL - INEXCITABLE - LOW-SPIRITED - NONPROLIFIC - PLAIN-SPOKEN - QUICK-FREEZE - RABELAISIAN - REFRIGERATE - SUPERFICIAL - UNGARNISHED - UNINVENTIVE - UNSWEETENED - UNVARNISHED

12 letter words

BROKEN-RECORD - IMPOVERISHED - MATTER-OF-FACT - MOISTURELESS - NONPRODUCING - PRESERVATIZE - UNCULTIVATED - UNORNAMENTED - UNPRODUCTIVE - WITHOUT ISSUE

13 letter words

CHARACTERLESS - HARSH-SOUNDING - LIKE PARCHMENT - LITERAL-MINDED - NONPRODUCTIVE - PLAIN-SPEAKING - SOUR AS VINEGAR - UNEMBELLISHED - UNIMAGINATIVE - UNINTERESTING - UNPRETENTIOUS

14 letter words

PROHIBITIONIST - SIMPLE-SPEAKING - UNROMANTICIZED

15 letter words

STRAIGHTFORWARD

Definition of dry

  • remove the moisture from and make dry; "dry clothes"; "dry hair"
  • become dry or drier; "The laundry dries in the sun"
  • a reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages
  • practicing complete abstinence from alcoholic beverages; "he's been dry for ten years"; "no thank you; I happen to be teetotal"
  • lacking warmth or emotional involvement; "a dry greeting"; "a dry reading of the lines"; "a dry critique"
  • having a large proportion of strong liquor; "a very dry martini is almost straight gin"
  • 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"
  • unproductive especially of the expected results; "a dry run"; "a mind dry of new ideas"
  • 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
  • not shedding tears; "dry sobs"; "with dry eyes"


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