How to Pronounce dry?

Correct pronunciation for the word "dry" is [dɹˈa͡ɪ], [dɹˈa‍ɪ], [d_ɹ_ˈaɪ].

"Dry" in context

Dry is a term used to describe a lack of moisture. This can apply to a number of things. For example, a dry environment is one without much moisture, such as the desert or the arctic. It can also refer to a lack of water in the ground, such as a drought. Lastly, when talking about food, dry usually means without the moisture that is usually present, for example a "dry martini" or "dry-aged beef".

When talking about climates, dry usually means a lack of moisture in the air, leading to low humidity.

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