New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: dory · dray · cry · day · fry · pry · try · wry · dryad · dryer
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dry

adjective
verb
phrases
adjective
1 adjective not wettirim adj1  c m uis your hair dry yet? an bhfuil do chuid gruaige tirim fós?put on these dry clothes cuir ort na héadaí tirime seoI'd rather stay dry b'fhearr liom fanacht tirimwipe it dry with a cloth triomaigh le cuimilt de cheirt é to squeeze sth dry rud a fháscadh go dtí go mbíonn sé tirim as dry as a bone (also dry as a bone) chomh tirim le púdar, chomh tirim le corc 2 adjective become solidtirim adj1  c m utriomaithe  c m uthe paint is dry tá an phéint tirim
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3 adjective MET without raintirim adj1  c m ua dry climate aeráid thirimit's nice and dry today tá sé breá tirim inniu 4 adjective empty due to droughtthe lake was dry bhí an loch triomaithethe stream ran dry thriomaigh an sruthán 5 adjective not giving supply of water, oil etctirim adj1  c m utriomaithe  c m utráite  c m ua dry well tobar tirim, tobar tráite 6 adjective rough due to lack of moisturetirim adj1  c m udry skin craiceann tirim 7 adjective FOOD with little fat or juicetur adj1  c m utirim adj1  c m udespite being a little dry it was tasty cé go raibh sé beagán tur bhí sé blasta 8 adjective of witticisms said in serious waytirim adj1  c m utur adj1  c m ushe has a very dry sense of humour tá acmhainn grinn an-tirim aicihe gave a dry smile rinne sé leamhgháire, rinne sé gáire dóite 9 adjective serious/boringtur adj1  c m uleamh adj1  c m uthis subject's a bit dry tá an t-ábhar seo beagán tur 10 adjective lacking salivatirim adj1  c m umy throat's dry tá mo scornach tirim 11 adjective thirstyspalptha adj3  c m uI'd been cycling and felt really dry bhí mé tar éis bheith ag rothaíocht agus bhí tart an domhain orm, bhí mé tar éis bheith ag rothaíocht agus bhí mé spalptha 12 adjective DRINK not sweettirim adj1  c m udry white wine fíon geal tirim 13 adjective able to control urinationtirim adj1  c m u to be dry at night bheith tirim san oíchehe's dry at night bíonn sé tirim san oíche 14 adjective sale of alcohol illegalthis is a dry country ní dhíoltar alcól sa tír seo, tá cosc ar alcól sa tír seo 15 adjective informal no longer addicted to alcoholhe's been dry for the past twenty years níor ól sé braon ar bith le fiche bliain, níor bhain sé don alcól le fiche bliain
verb
16 verb to become dry INTRANSITIVEtriomaigh verb  c m uéirigh tirim PhrVlet it dry lig dó triomúit was raining in the morning but it started to dry in the afternoon bhí sé ag cur báistí ar maidin ach thosaigh sé ag triomú tráthnóna, bhí sé ag cur ar maidin ach tháinig turadh tráthnónathe dough will dry out and harden triomóidh an taos agus éireoidh sé cruahe grabbed a towel and began to dry off rug sé greim ar thuáille agus thosaigh á thriomú féin 17 verb make dry by wiping, heating etc TRANSITIVEtriomaigh verb  c m uhe dried his clothes on the radiator thriomaigh sé a chuid éadaí ar an radaitheoirthey dried themselves thriomaigh siad iad féin 18 verb wipe dishes after washing
TRANSITIVEtriomaigh verb  c m uhe dried the dishes thriomaigh sé na soithí
INTRANSITIVEtriomaigh verb  c m udo you want to dry? an dteastaíonn uait an triomú a dhéanamh?
19 verb make sth rough due to lack of moisture TRANSITIVEtriomaigh verb  c m u 20 verb remove moisture to preserve sth TRANSITIVEtriomaigh verb  c m udried milk bainne triomaithe
phrases

to dry your eyes

do shúile a thriomú

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