drying out[ drahy-ing-out ]SEE DEFINITION OF drying out
Synonyms for drying out
- cold sober
- free of alcohol
- not drinking
- not drunk
- not partaking of alcohol
- period of abstinence
- stone cold sober
- sworn off
- took the pledge
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DRYING OUT
He's madder than we are, because we got our suppers and a drying out.
After drying out the flesh is fluffed and the grain dusted with French chalk.
This is a great assistance in drying out, which is the next and final operation.
It will tend to keep the soil from drying out so rapidly, but it is not a necessity.
This was in one sense not exactly flattering, but he did not immediately mention his great project for drying out the valley.
To insure a good surface and keep the cream from drying out, it may be well to dip the candy again after letting it dry a day.
These jackets are necessary as they keep the bulbs from drying out and having a hard crust.
Place one tablespoon of water in the pan to prevent burning or drying out.
They are then placed in a shed, pit, or cool cellar, and covered with sand or soil to prevent their drying out.
But underneath the packed surface of the sawdust, the heat of summer had been drying out the moisture for weeks.