drip-dry Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “drip-dry” in the English Dictionary

"drip-dry" in British English

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uk   us   /ˈdrɪp.draɪ/
Drip-dry ​clothing can be ​hung up to ​dry and does not need to be ironed: a drip-dry ​shirt

drip-dryverb [I or T]

uk   us   /ˌdrɪpˈdraɪ/
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.
(Definition of drip-dry from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"drip-dry" in American English

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drip-dryadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈdrɪpˈdrɑɪ/
(of ​clothing) not ​needingironing (= using a ​device that ​presses it to make it ​flat): a drip-dry ​shirt
(Definition of drip-dry from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “drip-dry”
in Chinese (Simplified) (衣物)滴干免熨的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (衣物)滴乾免熨的…
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