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dry in English:

1. wet wet


This beautiful autumn weather we've been having makes up for the wet summer.
Tom and Mary shared an umbrella. However, it wasn't big enough and they both got wet.
How will they amuse the children on a wet afternoon?
You don't want to get wet and catch a cold, so take this umbrella with you.
It's wet.
A wet blanket is not always unpleasant when you come to know him well.
At a hilarious party, one frequently finds a wet blanket sitting next to the life of the party.
It's absolutely miserable outside; cold, wet rain is no good for drinking beer on the plaza with your friends.
That, however, tells you just about as much as you would know about water if you were told that it was wet.
Drink wet cement and get really stoned.
The meeting was going off without a hitch until he threw a wet blanket on it by making silly remarks.
With a warm and wet climate, Guangzhou has fresh flowers all year round.
I used to wet the bed when I was small, but I grew out of it by the time I was seven.
What the fuck are you up to taking advantage of his proximity to cling to him like a wet T-shirt?!
I'm completely wet because of the heavy rain. Will you come and pick me up with your car?

English word "dry"(wet) occurs in sets:

A14 Adjectives - OPPOSITES
przymiotniki przeciwienstwa

2. arid arid


Water from the Great Lakes is pumped to arid regions. My mind was arid, all inspiration gone.
arid landscape
more arid than the Sahara
The desert is so arid that nothing can grow there.
like arid deserts of Africa
Water from the Great Lakes is pumped to arid regions.
It's also very arid – or dry.
The crops will not grow in the arid ground because the soil is too dry
I saw animal skeleton in arid red desert. an arid climate
But once there, traversing the arid desert plains and breaking bread with the indigenous peoples, inspiration struck.
Water shortages have spread beyond the traditionally arid areas.

English word "dry"(arid) occurs in sets:

describing the world

3. drier drier


Hot, dry areas will become hotter and drier.
Can I borrow your hair drier?

English word "dry"(drier) occurs in sets:

Stopniowanie przymiotników

4. dry dry


Dry your eyes.
After spending hours out in the cold winter wind, my skin got all chapped and dry.
I hung the laundry out to dry last night and by morning it had frozen hard as a rock.
The farmers complained that because of the dry weather there would be a poor harvest of winter grain.
In Singapore, practically right on the equator, the rainy and dry seasons aren't very clear cut.
Add the dry ingredients and stir until the mixture becomes a dough.
In one of my most loathed fever dreams, I had to unscramble a block of dry ramen with my mind.
Cold and dry, splendid sunshine, what beautiful winter weather!
Many European kitchens have scales because dry ingredients are measured by weight there, unlike in America, where they are measured by volume.
Just reading a computer manual is like practicing swimming on dry land.
Gentlemen, lift the toilet seat! Ladies also like to sit dry.
Throat and nose membranes hurt by dry air allow cold viruses to enter more easily. It is important to carry out sensible counter plans against the cold with heaters and against the dryness with humidifiers.
I'm so dry, I would give my own liver for a bottle of water.
A dry wine is simply a wine that has no residual sugar, meaning it isn’t sweet.
dry sleeping bag

English word "dry"(dry) occurs in sets:

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