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English definition of “drip-dry”

drip-dry

adjective uk   /ˈdrɪp.draɪ/ us  
Drip-dry clothing can be hung up to dry and does not need to be ironed: a drip-dry shirtThe style, appearance, and make-up of clothes

drip-dry

verb [I or T] uk   /ˌdrɪpˈdraɪ/ us  
to dry a piece of clothing by hanging it up: If I were you, I'd hang that sweater on the line and let it drip-dry.Cleaning clothes
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