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dry (sth) up

mainly UK phrasal verb with dry
 
 
/draɪ/ verb [I, T]
to make plates, cups, etc dry with a cloth after they have been washedCleaning and tidying places and thingsWashing the dishes
Translations of “dry (sth) up”
in Russian вытирать…
in Turkish (kap kacak) kurulamak…
in Polish wycierać (coś)…
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