EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DRIED
What precautions should be observed in the storing of dried foods?
There were great heaps of shells by the sea where we came and dried fish and feasted.
I am glad that there is soothing in these dried leaves for those who require it.
Then she dried it with the chamois skins as she often had done before.
Add some plums or dried currants that have been picked and washed.
Cherries also may be dried in the sun, first taking out all the stones.
I'm empty and dried up, too, but I'm not ready to be thrown away.
When it was well rotted they dried it and put it up in the barn until March.
At Ramah I had purchased some dried caplin for dog food for the night.
For this reason the clothes and beautiful garments were dried upon it.
Old English dryge, from Proto-Germanic *draugiz (cf. Middle Low German dröge, Middle Dutch druge, Dutch droog, Old High German trucchon, German trocken, Old Norse draugr), from PIE *dreug-.
Meaning "barren" is mid-14c. Of humor or jests, early 15c. (implied in dryly); as "uninteresting, tedious" from 1620s. Of places prohibiting alcoholic drink, 1870 (but dry feast, one at which no liquor is served, is from late 15c.; colloquial dry (n.) "prohibitionist" is 1888, American English). Dry goods (1708) were those measured out in dry, not liquid, measure. Dry land (that not under the sea) is from early 13c. Dry run is from 1940s.