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See definition of run dry on Dictionary.com
  • as indissipate
  • as inpeter out
  • as inwaste

synonyms for run dry

  • dispel
  • disperse
  • dissolve
  • evaporate
  • spread
  • vanish
  • evanesce
  • scatter
  • drive away
  • melt away
On this page you'll find 121 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to run dry, such as: dispel, disperse, dissolve, evaporate, spread, and vanish.

antonyms for run dry

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  • appear
  • assemble
  • collect
  • garner
  • gather
  • accumulate
  • hoard
  • save
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How to use run dry in a sentence

It is out of the question to buy every convenient thing, or purse will run dry and house overflow.
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 16, NO. 97, NOVEMBER, 1865VARIOUS
There were few people about at this hour, and the little stream of traffic had run dry in the Via Cavour.
OLIVE IN ITALYMORAY DALTON
Inwardly he was shocked to find the stream of whisky run dry.
THE GREY WIG: STORIES AND NOVELETTESISRAEL ZANGWILL
Nor had he seen his talent slowly expire: the spring did not run dry by degrees: it suddenly sank into the ground.
LIPPINCOTT'S MAGAZINE OF POPULAR LITERATURE AND SCIENCE, OCTOBER, 1877, VOL. XX. NO. 118VARIOUS
This it was to which he looked alone, and in which he felt that he had a river of supply that can never run dry.
GEORGE MULLER OF BRISTOLARTHUR T. PIERSON
The stream of narrative was still flowing strongly in 1400; by 1485 it has run dry, The monasteries.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 9, SLICE 5VARIOUS
The lamp in which the kerosene had quite run dry was smoking violently and threatening to go out.
THE SCHOOLMISTRESS AND OTHER STORIESANTON CHEKHOV
One's own brain would soon run dry; a clever fellow knows how to use the brains of other people.'
NEW GRUB STREETGEORGE GISSING
Why must the stream so soon run dry and fail us, And burning thirst again assail us?
FAUSTJOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE
Never permit it to run dry, as this would cause a boiler explosion.
BOYS' BOOK OF MODEL BOATSRAYMOND FRANCIS YATES
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WORDS RELATED TO RUN DRY

  • dispel
  • disperse
  • dissolve
  • drive away
  • evanesce
  • evaporate
  • melt away
  • run dry
  • scatter
  • spread
  • vanish
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.