Noun(1) a substance that promotes drying (e.g., calcium oxide absorbs water and is used to remove moisture(2) an appliance that removes moisture
Adjective(1) free from liquid or moisture; lacking natural or normal moisture or depleted of water; or no longer wet(2) humorously sarcastic or mocking(3) lacking moisture or volatile components(4) opposed to or prohibiting the production and sale of alcoholic beverages(5) not producing milk(6) (of liquor(7) without a mucous or watery discharge(8) not shedding tears(9) lacking interest or stimulation; dull and lifeless(10) used of solid substances in contrast with liquid ones(11) unproductive especially of the expected results(12) having no adornment or coloration(13) (of food(14) having a large proportion of strong liquor(15) lacking warmth or emotional involvement(16) practicing complete abstinence from alcoholic beverages
(1) I've never really worked a washing machine or dryer before, so I wasn't quite sure just what to do.(2) She sat William down in the seat next to Amy and told him about the paints and the dryer .(3) The adjoining utility room has further storage units and is plumbed for a washing machine and dryer .(4) putting their sweaters in the big dryer(5) I'm thinking I'll cut the laundry shelf in half, get the dryer mounted on the wall and put the dishwasher underneath it.(6) Then I returned to the laundry and found the dryer was done tumbling, but the heating element had failed.(7) Mr O'Connor's support team are still looking for a washing machine, a dryer and a colour TV.(8) Gas dryers are less expensive to operate than electric dryers .(9) The bathrooms are fully tiled while the fitted kitchens have a full range of appliances including washing machines, dryers and integrated hobs and ovens.(10) Most newer refrigerators, dishwashers, washing machines, and dryers let you reduce the energy they consume.(11) Often-overlooked sources of interior heat gain are lights and household appliances, such as ovens, dishwashers, and dryers .(12) The nonaqueous media include linseed or stand oils, dryers , varnish, alkyds, molten wax, organic solvent-based acrylic, epoxy, stains, and lacquers.(13) When I grew up in the 1950s, only the wealthy owned color TVs, clothes dryers , stereos, dishwashers and disposals.(14) Many of the laundromat's washing machines and dryers are near the front of the building and appear to have avoided damage.(15) Maybe someday computers will last as long refrigerators, washers, driers or other home appliances - but not today.(16) In American homes, natural gas is used in furnaces, stoves, water heaters, clothes dryers , and other appliances.