[drahy-er] /ˈdraɪ ər/
Also, drier. a machine, appliance, or apparatus for removing moisture, as by forced ventilation or heat:
hair dryer; clothes dryer.
1 (defs 1, 2).
a person or thing that dries
an apparatus for removing moisture by forced draught, heating, or centrifuging
any of certain chemicals added to oils such as linseed oil to accelerate their drying when used as bases in paints, etc
a variant spelling of drier1
agent noun from dry (v.).
[druhj] /drʌdʒ/ noun 1. a person who does menial, distasteful, dull, or hard work. 2. a person who works in a routine, unimaginative way. verb (used without object), drudged, drudging. 3. to perform menial, distasteful, dull, or hard work. /drʌdʒ/ noun 1. a person, such as a servant, who works hard at wearisome menial tasks […]
[droo-sil-uh] /druˈsɪl ə/ noun 1. a female given name.
- Druco i
Early system on IBM 650. Listed in CACM 2(5):16 (May 1959).
[druhb-ing] /ˈdrʌb ɪŋ/ noun 1. a beating; a sound thrashing. 2. a decisive, humiliating defeat, as in a game or contest. [druhb] /drʌb/ verb (used with object), drubbed, drubbing. 1. to beat with a stick or the like; cudgel; flog; thrash. 2. to defeat decisively, as in a game or contest. 3. to drive as […]