3 Letters
3 Consonants
0 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use dry as a article, noun, adjective satellite or as a verb in a sentence.
About Dry
A 1 syllables article and 3 letters with the letters d, r, and y, 3 consonants, 0 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letter r. Dry starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters d, dr, and the ending characters are y, ry, ..
A reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages
Middle English
School Grade
Dry is set as a kindergarten word that starts with d, ends with y, 1 syllables, 0 vowels and 3 letters.
Is dry a scrabble word? A 7 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Dry in Pig Latin is said as "ydray or ydrway".
d | r | y
dr | ry
Word Gram
Noun Examples
a reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages
Verb Examples
remove the moisture from and make dry;
"dry clothes";
"dry hair"
become dry or drier;
"The laundry dries in the sun"
Adjective Satellite Examples
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"
suffering from fluid deprivation;
"his mouth was dry"
(of food) eaten without a spread or sauce or other garnish;
"dry toast";
"dry meat"
having no adornment or coloration;
"dry facts";
"rattled off the facts in a dry mechanical manner"
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"
Article Examples
without a mucous or watery discharge;
"a dry cough";
"that rare thing in the wintertime;
a small child with a dry nose"
(of wines) not sweet because of decomposition of sugar during fermentation;
"a dry white burgundy"
free from liquid or moisture;
lacking natural or normal moisture or depleted of water;
or no longer wet;
"dry land";
"dry clothes";
"a dry climate";
"dry splintery boards";
"a dry river bed";
"the paint is dry"
not producing milk;
"a dry cow"
opposed to or prohibiting the production and sale of alcoholic beverages;
"the dry vote led by preachers and bootleggers";
"a dry state"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Dry"

There are 665 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to dry.

Abrasivea substance that abrades or wears down
Absorbcause to become one with
"The sales tax is absorbed into the state income tax"
Abstainera person who refrains from drinking intoxicating beverages
Acarpousproducing no fruit
Acerbharsh or corrosive in tone
"an acerbic tone piercing otherwise flowery prose"
"a barrage of acid comments"
"her acrid remarks make her many enemies"
"bitter words"
"blistering criticism"
"caustic jokes about political assassination, talk-show hosts
Acerbatemake sour or bitter
Acerbicharsh or corrosive in tone
"an acerbic tone piercing otherwise flowery prose"
"a barrage of acid comments"
"her acrid remarks make her many enemies"
"bitter words"
"blistering criticism"
"caustic jokes about political assassination, talk-show hosts
Acetosetasting like vinegar
Acetoustasting like vinegar

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There are 1 anagrams from dry.

Anagram Definition
Drya reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages

View English words with the unique letters used in dry. Words With The Letters Dry


Dry has 4 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Crusadera warrior who engages in a holy war
"the crusaders tried to recapture the Holy Land from the Muslims"
Meliorista disputant who advocates reform
Reformeran apparatus that reforms the molecular structure of hydrocarbons to produce richer fuel
"a catalytic reformer"
Reformista disputant who advocates reform


There are 5 hyponyms for dry

Word Definition
Carry Amelia Moore Nation
Carry Nation
Frances Elizabeth Caroline Willard
Nationthe people who live in a nation or country;
"a statement that sums up the nation''s mood";
"the news was announced to the nation";
"the whole country worshipped him"
WillardUnited States educator who was an early campaigner for higher education for women (1787-1870)

Names With The Word "Dry"

41 names are spelled with dry.


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Is dry a scrabble word or can you use dry in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 3369 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 3035 games. This 3 letter 7 point scrabble word can be rearranged 6 ways. What other words can be made with the letters d, r, and y? There's 6 with 5 letters or less with the letters d, r, and y. Here is a list of 6 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Dray (4 letters) 8 +1 7 +1 yard
Yard (4 letters) 8 +1 7 +1 yard
Dryad (5 letters) 10 +3 9 +3 dryad
Dry (3 letters) 7 6 dry
Brady (5 letters) 11 +4 11 +5 brady
Byrd (4 letters) 10 +3 10 +4 byrd


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