dry goods

plural noun
\ ˈdrī-ˌgu̇dz \

Definition of dry goods 

: textiles, ready-to-wear clothing, and notions as distinguished especially from hardware and groceries

First Known Use of dry goods

1657, in the meaning defined above

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dry goods

noun

English Language Learners Definition of dry goods

: items (such as tobacco, tea, and coffee) that do not contain liquid

: items made of cloth (such as fabrics, lace, and ribbon)

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