Is dry a Scrabble word?

Yes, dry is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 7 points in Scrabble, and 6 points in Words with Friends

Dry is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word dry

The meaning of dry


19 definitions of the word dry.


  1. Remove the moisture from and make dry
  2. Become dry or drier


  1. Free from liquid or moisture; lacking natural or normal moisture or depleted of water; or no longer wet
  2. Humorously sarcastic or mocking
  3. Lacking moisture or volatile components
  4. Opposed to or prohibiting the production and sale of alcoholic beverages
  5. Not producing milk
  6. (of liquor) having a low residual sugar content because of decomposition of sugar during fermentation
  7. Without a mucous or watery discharge; a small child with a dry nose"
  8. Not shedding tears
  9. Lacking interest or stimulation; dull and lifeless
  10. Used of solid substances in contrast with liquid ones
  11. Unproductive especially of the expected results
  12. Having no adornment or coloration
  13. (of food) eaten without a spread or sauce or other garnish
  14. Having a large proportion of strong liquor
  15. Lacking warmth or emotional involvement
  16. Practicing complete abstinence from alcoholic beverages; I happen to be teetotal"


  1. A reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages

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