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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dryness, waterlessness, xerotesnoun

    the condition of not containing or being covered by a liquid (especially water)

    dispassionateness, sobriety, xerotes, dispassion, waterlessness


  2. sobriety, drynessnoun

    moderation in or abstinence from alcohol or other drugs

    sombreness, graveness, gravity, temperance, somberness, dispassionateness, xerotes, dispassion, soberness, waterlessness, sobriety


  3. dispassion, dispassionateness, drynessnoun

    objectivity and detachment

    "her manner assumed a dispassion and dryness very unlike her usual tone"

    dispassionateness, sobriety, xerotes, dispassion, waterlessness


Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. drynessnoun

    aridity, drought, desiccation, exsiccation

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "dryness":

    drought, aridity, droughts, desiccation

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How to use dryness in a sentence?

  1. Joshua Zeichner:

    Long, hot showers strip your skin of essential oils and lead to dryness.

  2. Jane Fonda:

    Frankie is concerned about vaginal dryness being a problem, so she gives me her vaginal lubricant that she has made from yams and I thought it was jam and have been putting it on my toast.

  3. Joshua Zeichner:

    Soap has a high pH that can disrupt the outer layer of your skin and cause inflammation and dryness.

  4. Eric Kurth:

    We are seeing record levels of dryness for this time of year. It's more like what we would see later in June than mid-April.

  5. Andrew Holzman:

    We don’t blink as much when we look at screens, which causes dryness.

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