usage: free from liquid or moisture; lacking natural or normal moisture or depleted of water; or no longer wet; "dry land"; "dry clothes"; "a dry climate"; "dry splintery boards"; "a dry river bed"; "the paint is dry"
usage: lacking interest or stimulation; dull and lifeless; "a dry book"; "a dry lecture filled with trivial details"; "dull and juiceless as only book knowledge can be when it is unrelated to...life"- John Mason Brown
10. dry, solid (vs. liquid) (vs. gaseous)
usage: used of solid substances in contrast with liquid ones; "dry weight"
11. dry, unproductive (vs. productive)
usage: unproductive especially of the expected results; "a dry run"; "a mind dry of new ideas"
12. dry, plain (vs. fancy)
usage: having no adornment or coloration; "dry facts"; "rattled off the facts in a dry mechanical manner"
13. dry, plain (vs. fancy)
usage: (of food) eaten without a spread or sauce or other garnish; "dry toast"; "dry meat"
14. dry, alcoholic (vs. nonalcoholic)
usage: having a large proportion of strong liquor; "a very dry martini is almost straight gin"
15. dry, unemotional (vs. emotional)
usage: lacking warmth or emotional involvement; "a dry greeting"; "a dry reading of the lines"; "a dry critique"
16. dry, teetotal, sober (vs. intoxicated)
usage: practicing complete abstinence from alcoholic beverages; "he's been dry for ten years"; "no thank you; I happen to be teetotal"