ul·​tra·​dry ˌəl-trə-ˈdrī How to pronounce ultradry (audio)
: extremely or extraordinarily dry
ultradry skin
an ultradry climate
ultradry champagnes

Examples of ultradry in a Sentence

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Word History

First Known Use

1882, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of ultradry was in 1882

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“Ultradry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ultradry. Accessed 30 Nov. 2023.

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