humid vs dry

humid

Definitions

adjective

  1. containing or characterized by a great deal of water vapor

Examples

These were monitoring variables like humidity and temperature, information that is invaluable to the horticulturalists attempting to propagate the trees.

The first was that, though the sea was indeed rough, there was little rain, and the air lacked the clammy humidity of a thunderstorm.

Weather balloons measure pressure, temperature, humidity and air speed.

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dry

Definitions

adjective

  1. lacking moisture or volatile components
  2. used of solid substances in contrast with liquid ones
  3. lacking interest or stimulation; dull and lifeless
  4. not shedding tears
  5. humorously sarcastic or mocking
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noun

  1. a reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages

verb

  1. remove the moisture from and make dry
  2. become dry or drier

Examples

Demos they may be but these Hazlewood rarities are rounded, rustic country songs: lustrous and lustful, quirkily and dryly humorous, yet poignant stories from the other side of love.

Toast sandwiches in a dry skillet over medium-low heat until outside is golden brown and inside is delightfully melty, about 3 minutes per side.

In the spring, you will be letting the leaves wilt on their own and dry up.

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