dry-eyed

adjective
\ˈdrī-ˌīd \

Definition of dry-eyed 

1 : not moved to tears or to empathy

2 : marked by the absence of sentimentalism or romanticism

First Known Use of dry-eyed

1667, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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dry-eyed

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of dry-eyed

: not crying

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