Detailed Translations for dry from English to French


to dry verb (dries, dried, drying)

  1. to dry (dehydrate; desiccate)
  2. to dry (dry off)
    sécher; rosser; donner une raclée à; mettre à sec; assécher
    • sécher verb (sèche, sèches, séchons, séchez, )
    • rosser verb (rosse, rosses, rossons, rossez, )
    • assécher verb (assèche, assèches, asséchons, asséchez, )
  3. to dry (centrifuge)
    centrifuger; essorer
    • centrifuger verb (centrifuge, centrifuges, centrifugeons, centrifugez, )
    • essorer verb (essore, essores, essorons, essorez, )
  4. to dry (dry up; dehydrate; dry out; become dehydrated; run dry)
    sécher; se déshydrater; se dessécher; se tarir; dessécher; s'assécher
    • sécher verb (sèche, sèches, séchons, séchez, )
    • se tarir verb
    • dessécher verb (dessèche, dessèches, desséchons, desséchez, )
  5. to dry (dehydrate; dry out; run dry)
    se déshydrater; se dessécher; sécher; tarir; se tarir
    • sécher verb (sèche, sèches, séchons, séchez, )
    • tarir verb
    • se tarir verb

Conjugations for dry:

  1. dry
  2. dry
  3. dries
  4. dry
  5. dry
  6. dry
simple past
  1. dried
  2. dried
  3. dried
  4. dried
  5. dried
  6. dried
present perfect
  1. have dried
  2. have dried
  3. has dried
  4. have dried
  5. have dried
  6. have dried
past continuous
  1. was drying
  2. were drying
  3. was drying
  4. were drying
  5. were drying
  6. were drying
  1. shall dry
  2. will dry
  3. will dry
  4. shall dry
  5. will dry
  6. will dry
continuous present
  1. am drying
  2. are drying
  3. is drying
  4. are drying
  5. are drying
  6. are drying
  1. be dried
  2. be dried
  3. be dried
  4. be dried
  5. be dried
  6. be dried
  1. dry!
  2. let's dry!
  3. dried
  4. drying
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for dry:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
excitant dope; drugs; narcotics
sec dry land
- prohibitionist
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
assécher dry; dry off
centrifuger centrifuge; dry
dessécher become dehydrated; dehydrate; dry; dry out; dry up; run dry wither
donner une raclée à dry; dry off beat up; castigate; drub; flog; lash; rack; trash; trounce; whack; whip
essorer centrifuge; dry sprain; wrench; wrest from; wring out
faire sécher dehydrate; desiccate; dry
mettre à sec dry; dry off
rosser dry; dry off beat up; castigate; cudgel; drub; flog; lash; rack; trash; trounce; wallop; whack; whip
s'assécher become dehydrated; dehydrate; dry; dry out; dry up; run dry
se dessécher become dehydrated; dehydrate; dry; dry out; dry up; run dry wither
se déshydrater become dehydrated; dehydrate; dry; dry out; dry up; run dry
se tarir become dehydrated; dehydrate; dry; dry out; dry up; run dry
sécher become dehydrated; dehydrate; dry; dry off; dry out; dry up; run dry
tarir dehydrate; dry; dry out; run dry
- dry out
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- ironic; ironical; juiceless; teetotal; wry
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- dry up; parch
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
aride barren; dry; parced; scorched; withered arid; bare; barren; faded; infertile; inhospitable; lacking rain; parched; poor; sterile; unfruitful; wilted; withered
desséché barren; dry; parced; scorched; withered dried up; faded; ran dry; wilted; withered
excitant dry erotic; erotical; excited; exciting; heated; horny; hot; inciting; instigating; lascivious; randy; sensual; sexy; titillating
infertile barren; dry; parced; scorched; withered barren; infertile; poor; sterile; unfruitful
sec barren; dry; parced; scorched; withered abrupt; acrid; all at once; all of a sudden; arid; at once; bare; barren; blunt; brusque; curt; drily; dryly; faded; lacking rain; neat; out of the blue; parched; sinewy; snappish; snappy; stringy; sudden; suddenly; tidy; tough; unexpectedly; wilted; withered
stérile barren; dry; parced; scorched; withered barren; germfree; infertile; poor; sterile; unfruitful

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Related Definitions for "dry":

  1. practicing complete abstinence from alcoholic beverages1
    • he's been dry for ten years1
  2. lacking warmth or emotional involvement1
    • a dry greeting1
    • a dry reading of the lines1
    • a dry critique1
  3. having a large proportion of strong liquor1
    • a very dry martini is almost straight gin1
  4. without a mucous or watery discharge1
    • a dry cough1
    • that rare thing in the wintertime; a small child with a dry nose1
  5. humorously sarcastic or mocking1
    • dry humor1
  6. (of food) eaten without a spread or sauce or other garnish1
    • dry toast1
    • dry meat1
  7. having no adornment or coloration1
    • dry facts1
    • rattled off the facts in a dry mechanical manner1
  8. unproductive especially of the expected results1
    • a dry run1
    • a mind dry of new ideas1
  9. used of solid substances in contrast with liquid ones1
    • dry weight1
  10. lacking interest or stimulation; dull and lifeless1
    • a dry book1
    • a dry lecture filled with trivial details1
  11. (of liquor) having a low residual sugar content because of decomposition of sugar during fermentation1
    • a dry white burgundy1
    • a dry Bordeaux1
  12. not shedding tears1
    • dry sobs1
    • with dry eyes1
  13. free from liquid or moisture; lacking natural or normal moisture or depleted of water; or no longer wet1
    • dry land1
    • dry clothes1
    • a dry climate1
    • dry splintery boards1
    • a dry river bed1
    • the paint is dry1
  14. not producing milk1
    • a dry cow1
  15. opposed to or prohibiting the production and sale of alcoholic beverages1
    • the dry vote led by preachers and bootleggers1
    • a dry state1
  16. lacking moisture or volatile components1
    • dry paint1
  17. a reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages1
  18. remove the moisture from and make dry1
    • dry clothes1
    • dry hair1
  19. become dry or drier1
    • The laundry dries in the sun1

Wiktionary Translations for dry:

  1. to make dry
  2. to become dry
  1. free from liquid or moisture
  1. Dépourvu d’humidité ; stérile.
  2. Qui a peu ou pas d’humidité.
  1. exposer à l’air pour faire sécher ou sécher par l’effet de la force centrifuge dans un appareil fermer.
  2. Traductions à trier suivant le sens

Cross Translation:
dry sec droog — geen of zeer weinig vocht bevattend.
dry sécher drogen — vocht laten of doen verdampen
dry sec drögenorddeutsch: trocken
dry sécher dörren — jemanden oder etwas trocken machen (besonders Obst, Pilze, Fleisch)
dry sec trockenfrei von Feuchtigkeit oder Nässe
dry sécher trocknen — (transitiv) etwas, das nass ist, trocken machen; Feuchtigkeit entziehen
dry sécher trocknen — (intransitiv) vom nassen in den trockenen Zustand übergehen; Feuchtigkeit verlieren
dry devenir sec; flétrir; faner welkenPflanzen betreffend: nicht mehr blühen, vertrocknen, welk werden

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