Definition of dry off
1 : to become dry My umbrella's drying off in the hall.
2 : to make one's body dry We got out of the pool and dried off.
3 : to make (someone or something) dry He dried off the bench and sat down. Dry yourself off and get dressed.
Word by Word Definitions
: from a place or position
: away from land
: at a distance in space or time
: used as a function word to indicate physical separation or distance from a position of rest, attachment, or union
: to seaward of
: from the possession or charge of
: more removed or distant
: to go away : depart
: kill, murder
: office; officer; official
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