Die Übersetzung von "dry" - Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian


adjective /drai/ (comparative drier, superlative driest)

having little, or no, moisture, sap, rain etc

The ground is very dry
The leaves are dry and withered
I need to find dry socks for the children.

uninteresting and not lively

tidak menarik
a very dry book.

(of humour/humor or manner) quiet, restrained

a dry wit.

(of wine) not sweet

tidak manis
a dry sherry.
dried adjective

(of food) having had moisture removed for the purpose of preservation

dried flowers
dried fruit.
drier noun ( dryer)

a machine etc that dries

a hair-dryer.
drily adverb ( dryly)

in a quiet, restrained (and humorous) manner

dengan acuh tak acuh
He commented drily on the untidiness of the room.
dryness noun

the dryness of the land due to drought.
dry cell noun

(physics) an electric cell in which the electrolyte is in the form of a paste so as to prevent chemicals spilling out of the container

sel kering
Portable radios are commonly powered by dry cells.
dry-clean verb

to clean (clothes etc) with chemicals, not with water.

basuh kering
dry-cleaner’s noun

a shop where you can take your clothes to be dry-cleaned

pencuci kering
I need to pick my suit up from the dry-cleaner’s.
dry ice noun

solid carbon dioxide which is used for creating mist as a theatrical effect or to keep things cold, such as food.

ais kering
dry land noun

the land as opposed to the sea etc

We were relieved to reach dry land after the storm.
dry off phrasal verb

to make or become completely dry

She climbed out of the swimming pool and dried off in the sun.
dry up phrasal verb

to lose water; to cease running etc completely

All the rivers dried up in the heat.

to become used up

Supplies of bandages have dried up.

to make dry

The sun dried up the puddles in the road.

(of a speaker) to forget what he is going to say

He dried up in the middle of his speech.

(Die Übersetzung von "dry" von PASSWORT Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)