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dries

verb
present tense third-person singular of dry

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1 to make dry
  • the wind quickly dried their clothes

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2 to lose liveliness, force, or freshness
  • his creative talents were just drying on the vine in that small, provincial town

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dries

dries up

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“Dries.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dries. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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