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dry up

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of dry up

  1. to stop talking <sick of her constant complaining, he angrily told her to dry up> Synonyms belt up [British], clam up, shut up, dummy up, hush, pipe down, quiet (down)Related Words calm (down), cool (down), settle (down); haw, hemNear Antonyms pipe up, sound off, speak out, speak up, spout (off), talk upAntonyms speak, talk




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