a law prohibiting the manufacture or sale of alcoholic beverages.
(mainly US) a law prohibiting the sale of alcoholic beverages
- Dry lightning
noun 1. (US) lightning produced by a thunderstorm that is unaccompanied by rain
noun, Agriculture. 1. a fenced-in area that is free of vegetation and is used for the containment, feeding, and fattening of livestock.
[drahy] /draɪ/ adjective, drier, driest. 1. free from moisture or excess moisture; not moist; not wet: a dry towel; dry air. 2. having or characterized by little or no rain: a dry climate; the dry season. 3. characterized by absence, deficiency, or failure of natural or ordinary moisture. 4. not under, in, or on water: […]
- Dry martini
noun 1. a cocktail of between four and ten parts gin to one part dry vermouth noun a cocktail of gin or vodka mixed with a small amount of dry vermouth Examples William Grimes, restaurant critic for the New York Times reported the theory that the dry martini was invented in 1912 by Signor Martini […]