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Definition 1: objectivity and detachment - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where dryness or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • her manner assumed a dispassion and dryness very unlike her usual tone

Synonyms for dryness in the sense of this definition

(dryness is a kind of ...) absence of emotion

Definition 2: moderation in or abstinence from alcohol or other drugs - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for dryness in the sense of this definition

(dryness is a kind of ...) the trait of avoiding excesses

Definition 3: the condition of not containing or being covered by a liquid (especially water) - [noun denoting state]

Synonyms for dryness in the sense of this definition

(dryness is a kind of ...) a state at a particular time

"a condition (or state) of disrepair" "the current status of the arms negotiations"

(... is a kind of dryness ) dryness resulting from the removal of water

(... is a kind of dryness ) a shortage of rainfall

"farmers most affected by the drought hope that there may yet be sufficient rain early in the growing season"

(... is a kind of dryness ) a deficiency of moisture (especially when resulting from a permanent absence of rainfall)

(... is a kind of dryness ) a withered dryness

(... is a kind of dryness ) abnormal dryness of the conjunctiva and cornea of the eyes; may be due to a systemic deficiency of vitamin A

(... is a kind of dryness ) abnormal dryness of the mouth resulting from decreased secretion of saliva

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