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  • 101 dry — [OE] Dry comes ultimately from prehistoric Germanic *draugiz, a derivative of the base *draug , *drūg , which also produced English drought and drain. Its other Germanic relatives are Dutch droog and German trocken, and some have connected it… …

    Word origins

  • 102 dry up — verb Date: 14th century transitive verb to cut off the supply of intransitive verb 1. to disappear as if by evaporation, draining, or cutting off of a source of supply 2. to wither or die through gradual loss of vitality …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 103 DRY — Ne vous répétez pas Ne vous répétez pas (Don t Repeat Yourself) est une philosophie en programmation informatique consistant à éviter la redondance de code au travers de l ensemble d une application afin de faciliter la maintenance, le test, le… …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 104 dry — 1) the exposure of a split and gutted cod to sun and wind as part of a curing process. The process reduces natural moisture content 2) try (to drain fish livers for oil) …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 105 DRY — Don t Repeat Yourself (Internet » Chat) …

    Abbreviations dictionary

  • 106 dry — (Voz inglesa.) ► adjetivo/ sustantivo masculino Se aplica a las bebidas secas, como el champán y algunos aperitivos …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 107 Dry up — (used in the imperative) stop talking! …

    Dictionary of Australian slang

  • 108 drý — m ( es/ as) magician, sorcerer, wizard; sorcery [Kelt drúi] …

    Old to modern English dictionary

  • 109 dry up — I Australian Slang (used in the imperative) stop talking! II Everyday English Slang in Ireland phr Shut up! …

    English dialects glossary

  • 110 dry — {{hw}}{{dry}}{{/hw}}agg. inv. Secco, detto di bevande alcoliche …

    Enciclopedia di italiano

  • 111 dry — ISO 639 3 Code of Language ISO 639 2/B Code : ISO 639 2/T Code : ISO 639 1 Code : Scope : Individual Language Type : Living Language Name : Darai …

    Names of Languages ISO 639-3

  • 112 dry — англ. [драй] сухой, сухо …

    Словарь иностранных музыкальных терминов

  • 113 dry — n British rubbish, shit. The origin of this vogue term among adolescent gangs is uncer tain. The term was recorded in use among North London schoolboys in 1993 and 1994 as an all purpose adjective sig nifying anything unpleasant, disappoint ing,… …

    Contemporary slang

  • 114 dry v — What gets wetter the more it dries? A towel …

    English expressions

  • 115 dry — o, «s (G). A tree; oak …

    Dictionary of word roots and combining forms

  • 116 DRY — abbr. Don t Repeat Yourself (chat rooms) …

    Dictionary of abbreviations

  • 117 dry up — to disappear. Many of those jobs dried up in the 1990s. Funding has all but dried up for new research in the field …

    New idioms dictionary

  • 118 ˌdry ˈup — phrasal verb to stop being available What will happen when the money dries up?[/ex] …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 119 DRY — • donryu [rat] …

    Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • 120 Dry — /draɪ/ (say druy) noun Sir Richard, 1815–69, Australian politician; premier of Tasmania 1866–69 …

    Australian English dictionary