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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adv. - In a dry laconic manner.

Usage examples (36)
  • Adjective : a dry towel; dry air. ,a dry climate; the dry season. ,It was good to be on dry land. ,The well is dry. ,a dry cow....
  • Verb (used with object) : to dry the dishes
  • "Dunnot hurt thysen explainin '," dryly; "I nivver set up fur one.
  • "La Mancha, " Vuillard said dryly, meaning the English Channel. for more
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