Part of speech:
To lose water; become dry
To brand or cauterize with a hot iron
To cause to become dry.
To dry or roast (corn, for example) by exposing to heat.
To dry up or cause to dry up.
To preserve (food, for example) by rapid freezing and drying in a high vacuum.
To remove the moisture from; make dry:
To keep from injury, peril, or harm; protect.
To consume or reduce to a very low amount; use up:
To evaporate is defined as to turn from a liquid into a gas, or to stop existing.
To become or make shrunken and wrinkled, often by drying:
To make or become moist
(Of a supply) To run short, come to an end.
To carry on; persist in:
Lacking enough water for things to grow; dry and barren
To combine with water
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