Synonyms for Dry:
franciscan, celibate, hermit-like, severe, trappist, abstinent, lenten, stoic, miserly, repentant, abstemious, spartan, parsimonious, stark, teetotaling, ascetic, austere, penitential, monastic.
desiccated, saharan, parched, thirsty, sapless, arid.
•dull, uninteresting (adjective)
dreary, tedious, simple, insipid, monotonous, wearisome, plain, tiresome, impassive, boring, Weariful.
baked, juiceless, Droughty, hard, desert, athirst, arid, thirsty, bald, sapless, bare, dusty, desiccated, shriveled, sear, drained, dried-up, waterless, parched, anhydrous, depleted, rainless, barren.
•sarcastic, sharp-tongued (adjective)
cutting, caustic, satirical, sour, sardonic, biting, cynical, restrained, droll, keen, acerbic, subtle, humorous, tart, salty, sharp, sly, ironical, harsh.
bleak, basic, rigorous, acrimonious, demanding, inflexible, draconian, brisk, piquant, obdurate, short, strict, keen, rigid, stiff-necked, fundamental, frosty, stark, acute, prudish, disciplined, cool, severe, cutting, oppressive, brusque, blunt, abrupt, precise, lean, censorious, unbending, intolerant, spare, gruff, puritanical, austere, tart, acerbic, exacting, relentless, caustic, stern, chilly, stringent, strait-laced, harsh, meticulous, obstinate, critical, astringent, intense, hidebound, crisp, imperial, spartan, authoritarian, dour, sharp, raw, icy, correct, grim, uncompromising, curt, ascetic.
restrained, temperate, sober, teetotaling, abstinent, moderate.
brilliant, scintillating, sly, ingenious, quick, tricky, intelligent, resourceful, quick-witted, inventive, facetious, cunning, pithy, comical, sharp, jocular, scurrilous, sparkling, sarcastic, astute, wily, crafty, funny, subtle, witty, artful, joking, smart, pointed, urbane, waggish, deft, canny, foxy, adroit, clever, shrewd, droll, sophisticated.
n.carbonated, flat, black, drinkable, full-bodied, effervescent, decaffeinated, corked. prohibited, restricted, trivial, straight. Moistureless, sun-baked, deserted, treeless, wild. constipation, Egestion, Bedwetting, rough, rasping, bowel movement, scratchy, raspy, grating, constipated, squawky, jarring, evacuate, bursting, hoarse, strident. athirst, papery, tinder-dry, scaly. acerb, bottle, can, freeze, sour, acidulous, homogenize, dehydration, taste, acid, acetous, flash-freeze, tangy, irradiate, cure. brush, clean up, simple, clean out, clear out, pick up, unvarnished, bald, straighten up, unadorned, pick up after, clean, sort out, tidy. buttery, excite, crispy, chewy, chilled, matter of fact, cream, impassive, calorific, attitude, caramelized. drab, spiritless, bite your tongue/lip, shut up, hush, colorless, clam up, keep your mouth shut, dry up, uninspired, earthbound, pedestrian, lackluster, fall silent, turn over to, lifeless, lusterless, hold your tongue, stodgy, aseptic, flavorless, unimaginative, falter. drought, dust bowl, the dry season, fail. dying of boredom/hunger/thirst etc., thirst. temperance, on the wagon, not touch a drop, stone-cold sober, sign/take the pledge, teetotaler. •abstainer (noun)
arid, adust, humourous, dry out, withered, unsweet, sober, shriveled, alcoholic, milkless, plain, sec, waterless, desiccated, sere, ironical, solid, baked, dry-shod, unproductive, dried, shrivelled, dry-eyed, unexciting, dried-out, teetotal, unemotional, semiarid, humorous, wry, parched, sunbaked, prohibitionist, bone-dry, sear, juiceless, dried-up, tearless, rainless, scorched, ironic, unstimulating, thirsty, brut.
•dry up (noun)
shut up, fail.
inexperienced, naive, young.
dehumidify, vaporize, evaporate, wipe, blot, parch, dehydrate, catheterize, drain, swab, wither, pump out, stanch, suck dry, wring out, mop, desiccate, empty.
•take moisture out of (verb)
dehumidify, wither, wipe, drain, blot, bake, swab, desiccate, parch, evaporate, empty, dehydrate.
cure, bald, drab, lifeless, simple, weary, stuffy. bottle, squirt, wild. flat, black. bare, can, straight. freeze, fail. rough. •bone dry
•Other relevant words:
barren, prohibitionist, flat, sardonic, anhydrous, ironic, cynical, arid, drained, lifeless, satirical, unsweet, ironical, waterless, unimaginative, hoarse, desert, dry up.