Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (superl.) Free from moisture; having little humidity or none; arid; not wet or moist; deficient in the natural or normal supply of moisture, as rain or fluid of any kind; -- said especially: (a) Of the weather: Free from rain or mist.
2. (superl.) of dry wood or hay.
3. (superl.) of animals: Not giving milk.
4. (superl.) of persons: Thirsty; needing drink.
5. (superl.) of the eyes: Not shedding tears.
6. (superl.) of certain morbid conditions, in which there is entire or comparative absence of moisture; as, dry gangrene; dry catarrh.
7. (superl.) Destitute of that which interests or amuses; barren; unembellished; jejune; plain.
8. (superl.) Characterized by a quality somewhat severe, grave, or hard; hence, sharp; keen; shrewd; quaint; as, a dry tone or manner; dry wit.
9. (superl.) Exhibiting a sharp, frigid preciseness of execution, or the want of a delicate contour in form, and of easy transition in coloring.
10. (v.) To make dry; to free from water, or from moisture of any kind, and by any means; to exsiccate; as, to dry the eyes; to dry one's tears; the wind dries the earth; to dry a wet cloth; to dry hay.
11. (v. i.) To grow dry; to become free from wetness, moisture, or juice; as, the road dries rapidly.
12. (v. i.) To evaporate wholly; to be exhaled; -- said of moisture, or a liquid; -- sometimes with up; as, the stream dries, or dries up.
Greek3584. xeros -- dry
... dry. Part of Speech: Adjective Transliteration: xeros Phonetic Spelling: (xay-ros')
Short Definition: dry, withered, dry land Definition: dry, withered; noun ...
//strongsnumbers.com/greek2/3584.htm - 6k
2595. karphos -- a small dry stalk
3583. xeraino -- to dry up, waste away
5434. phruganon -- a dry stick
3426. modios -- modius, a dry measure of one peck
5518. choinix -- a choenix (a dry measure of less than a quart)
1591. ekmasso -- to knead out, by anal. to wipe dry
850b. auchmeros -- dry, squalid
504. anudros -- waterless
2884. koros -- a cor (a Hebrew measure equiv. to about 15 bushels)
Strong's Hebrew3001. yabesh -- to be dry, dried up, or withered
... yabesh. 3002 . to be dry, dried up, or withered. Transliteration: yabesh Phonetic
Spelling: (yaw-bashe') Short Definition: dried. Word Origin a prim. ...
/hebrew/3001.htm - 6k
3004. yabbashah -- dry land, dry ground
3006. yabbesheth -- dry land, dry ground
3002. yabesh -- dry, dried
6784. tsamaq -- to dry up, shrivel
2724. charabah -- dry ground
5405. nashath -- to be dry or parched
2720a. chareb -- dry
2720. chareb -- dry
2717. charab -- to be dry or dried up
January the Thirteenth the Miracle in a Dry Place
The Dry Bones and the Spirit of Life
Preaching to the Dry Bones. Ezek 37
Of the Dry Stick Which, at the Bidding of his Senior, Abbot John ...
Ezekiel's vision of the Dry Bones Quoted.
The Temple which Christ Says He Will Raise up is the Church. How ...
On the Journey He Provided us with Food and Fire and Dry Weather ...
Chap. xxviii. How the Same St. Cuthbert, Living the Life of an ...
"How Might any Pain be More to Me than to See Him that is all My ...
ThesaurusDry (217 Occurrences)
... mist. 2. (superl.) of dry wood or hay. 3. (superl.) of animals: Not giving
milk. 4. (superl.) of persons: Thirsty; needing drink. ...
/d/dry.htm - 37k
Stems (31 Occurrences)
Drying (11 Occurrences)
Parched (37 Occurrences)
Wither (30 Occurrences)
Chaff (24 Occurrences)
Fountains (29 Occurrences)
Fleece (6 Occurrences)
Mouldy (2 Occurrences)
Moist (5 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceDry (217 Occurrences)
Matthew 12:43 When the unclean spirit is gone out of a man, he walketh through dry places, seeking rest, and findeth none.
Matthew 13:6 And when the sun was high, it was burned; and because it had no root it became dry and dead.
Matthew 21:19 And seeing a fig-tree by the wayside, he came to it, and saw nothing on it but leaves only; and he said to it, Let there be no fruit from you from this time forward for ever. And straight away the fig-tree became dry and dead.
Matthew 21:20 And when the disciples saw it they were surprised, saying, How did the fig-tree become dry in so short a time?
Matthew 23:15 Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites, for ye compass the sea and the dry land to make one proselyte, and when he is become such, ye make him twofold more the son of hell than yourselves.
Mark 4:6 And when the sun was high, it was burned; and because it had no root, it became dry and dead.
Luke 7:38 And went in and took her place at the back of him, near his feet, weeping, so that his feet were washed with the drops from her eyes, and with her hair she made them dry, and kissing his feet she put the perfume on them.
Luke 8:6 And some went on the rock, and when it came up it became dry and dead because it had no water.
Luke 11:24 The unclean spirit, when he has gone out of the man, passes through dry places, seeking rest, and finding none, he says,'I will turn back to my house from which I came out.'
Luke 23:31 For if they do these things in the green tree, what will be done in the dry?"
John 11:2 (The Mary whose brother Lazarus was ill, was the Mary who put perfumed oil on the Lord and made his feet dry with her hair.)
John 12:3 Then Mary, taking a pound of perfumed oil of great value, put it on the feet of Jesus and made them dry with her hair: and the house became full of the smell of the perfume.
John 15:6 If a man does not keep himself in me, he becomes dead and is cut off like a dry branch; such branches are taken up and put in the fire and burned.
1 Corinthians 3:12 But on the base a man may put gold, silver, stones of great price, wood, dry grass, cut stems;
Hebrews 11:29 By faith, they passed through the Red Sea as on dry land. When the Egyptians tried to do so, they were swallowed up.
James 1:11 For when the sun comes up with its burning heat, the grass gets dry and the grace of its form is gone with the falling flower; so the man of wealth comes to nothing in his ways.
1 Peter 1:24 For it is said, All flesh is like grass, and all its glory like the flower of the grass. The grass becomes dry and the flower dead:
Revelation 16:12 And the sixth let what was in his vessel come out on the great river Euphrates; and it became dry, so that the way might be made ready for the kings from the east.
Genesis 1:9 God said, "Let the waters under the sky be gathered together to one place, and let the dry land appear;" and it was so.
Genesis 1:10 God called the dry land "earth," and the gathering together of the waters he called "seas." God saw that it was good.
Genesis 7:22 All in whose nostrils was the breath of the spirit of life, of all that was on the dry land, died.
Genesis 8:13 And it came to pass in the six hundredth and first year, in the first month, the first day of the month, the waters were dried up from off the earth: and Noah removed the covering of the ark, and looked, and, behold, the face of the ground was dry.
Genesis 8:14 In the second month, on the twenty-seventh day of the month, the earth was dry.
Genesis 24:25 And she said, We have a great store of dry grass and cattle-food, and there is room for you.
Genesis 24:32 Then the man came into the house, and Laban took their cords off the camels and gave them dry grass and food, and he gave to him and the men who were with him water for washing their feet.
Genesis 41:23 And then I saw seven other heads, dry, thin, and wasted by the east wind, coming up after them:
Exodus 4:9 It will happen, if they will not believe even these two signs, neither listen to your voice, that you shall take of the water of the river, and pour it on the dry land. The water which you take out of the river will become blood on the dry land."
Exodus 5:7 Give these men no more dry stems for their brick-making as you have been doing; let them go and get the material for themselves.
Exodus 5:10 And the overseers of the people and their responsible men went out and said to the people, Pharaoh says, I will give you no more dry stems.
Exodus 5:11 Go yourselves and get dry stems wherever you are able; for your work is not to be any less.
Exodus 5:12 So the people were sent in all directions through the land of Egypt to get dry grass for stems.
Exodus 5:13 And the overseers went on driving them and saying, Do your full day's work as before when there were dry stems for you.
Exodus 5:16 They give us no dry stems and they say to us, Make bricks: and they give your servants blows; but it is your people who are in the wrong.
Exodus 5:18 Go now, get back to your work; no dry stems will be given to you, but you are to make the full number of bricks.
Exodus 14:16 Lift up your rod, and stretch out your hand over the sea, and divide it: and the children of Israel shall go into the midst of the sea on dry ground.
Exodus 14:21 Moses stretched out his hand over the sea, and Yahweh caused the sea to go back by a strong east wind all the night, and made the sea dry land, and the waters were divided.
Exodus 14:22 The children of Israel went into the midst of the sea on the dry ground, and the waters were a wall to them on their right hand, and on their left.
Exodus 14:29 But the children of Israel walked on dry land in the midst of the sea, and the waters were a wall to them on their right hand, and on their left.
Exodus 15:7 When you are lifted up in power, all those who come against you are crushed: when you send out your wrath, they are burned up like dry grass.
Exodus 15:19 For the horses of Pharaoh went in with his chariots and with his horsemen into the sea, and Yahweh brought back the waters of the sea on them; but the children of Israel walked on dry land in the midst of the sea.
Leviticus 2:14 And if you give a meal offering of first-fruits to the Lord, give, as your offering of first-fruits, new grain, made dry with fire, crushed new grain.
Leviticus 7:10 Every meal offering, mixed with oil or dry, belongs to all the sons of Aaron, one as well as another.
Leviticus 13:30 Then the priest shall see the plague: and, behold, if it be in sight deeper than the skin; and there be in it a yellow thin hair; then the priest shall pronounce him unclean: it is a dry scall, even a leprosy upon the head or beard.
Leviticus 23:14 And you may take no bread or dry grain or new grain for food till the very day on which you have given the offering for your God: this is a rule for ever through all your generations wherever you are living.
Numbers 6:3 He is to keep himself from wine and strong drink, and take no mixed wine or strong drink or any drink made from grapes, or any grapes, green or dry.
Numbers 11:6 and now our soul 'is' dry, there is not anything, save the manna, before our eyes.'
Deuteronomy 8:15 Who was your guide through that great and cruel waste, where there were poison-snakes and scorpions and a dry land without water; who made water come out of the hard rock for you;
Deuteronomy 29:19 and it happen, when he hears the words of this curse, that he bless himself in his heart, saying, "I shall have peace, though I walk in the stubbornness of my heart, to destroy the moist with the dry."
Joshua 2:10 For we have had news of how the Lord made the Red Sea dry before you when you came out of Egypt; and what you did to the two kings of the Amorites, on the other side of Jordan, to Sihon and Og, whom you gave up to the curse.
Joshua 3:17 The priests who bore the ark of the covenant of Yahweh stood firm on dry ground in the middle of the Jordan; and all Israel passed over on dry ground, until all the nation had passed completely over the Jordan.
Joshua 4:18 It happened, when the priests who bore the ark of the covenant of Yahweh had come up out of the middle of the Jordan, and the soles of the priests' feet were lifted up to the dry ground, that the waters of the Jordan returned to their place, and went over all its banks, as before.
Joshua 4:22 Then you shall let your children know, saying,'Israel came over this Jordan on dry land.
Joshua 4:23 For the Lord your God made the waters of Jordan dry before you till you had gone across, as he did to the Red Sea, drying it up before us till we had gone across:
Joshua 5:1 Now when the news came to all the kings of the Amorites on the west side of Jordan, and all the kings of the Canaanites living by the sea, how the Lord had made the waters of Jordan dry before the children of Israel, till they had gone across, their hearts became like water, and there was no more spirit in them, because of the children of Israel.
Joshua 5:11 And on the day after the Passover, they had for their food the produce of the land, unleavened cakes and dry grain on the same day.
Joshua 9:5 and old and patched shoes on their feet, and wore old garments. All the bread of their provision was dry and moldy.
Joshua 9:12 This our bread we took hot for our provision out of our houses on the day we went out to go to you; but now, behold, it is dry, and has become moldy.
Joshua 15:19 And she said, Give me a blessing; because you have put me in dry south-land, now give me springs of water. So he gave her the higher spring and the lower spring.
Judges 1:15 And she said to him, Give me a blessing; because you have put me in a dry south-land, now give me springs of water. So Caleb gave her the higher spring and the lower spring.
Judges 6:37 behold, I will put a fleece of wool on the threshing floor; if there be dew on the fleece only, and it be dry on all the ground, then shall I know that you will save Israel by my hand, as you have spoken."
Judges 6:39 Gideon said to God, "Don't let your anger be kindled against me, and I will speak but this once. Please let me make a trial just this once with the fleece. Let it now be dry only on the fleece, and on all the ground let there be dew."
Judges 6:40 God did so that night: for it was dry on the fleece only, and there was dew on all the ground.
Judges 16:7 And Samson said to her, If seven new bow-cords which have never been made dry are knotted round me, I will become feeble and will be like any other man.
Judges 16:8 So the chiefs of the Philistines gave her seven new bow-cords which had never been made dry, and she had them tightly knotted round him.
Judges 19:19 But we have dry grass and food for our asses, as well as bread and wine for me, and for the woman, and for the young man with us: we have no need of anything.
Ruth 2:14 And at meal-time Boaz said to her, Come here, and take some of the bread, and put your bit into the wine. And she took her seat among the grain-cutters: and he gave her dry grain, and she took it, and there was more than enough for her meal.
1 Samuel 17:17 And Jesse said to his son David, Take now for your brothers an ephah of this dry grain and these ten cakes of bread, and go quickly with them to the tents to your brothers;
1 Samuel 23:24 And they went back and came to Ziph before Saul: but David and his men were in the waste land of Maon, in the dry land south of the waste land.
1 Samuel 25:18 Then Abigail quickly took two hundred cakes of bread and two skins full of wine and five sheep ready for cooking and five measures of dry grain and a hundred parcels of dry grapes and two hundred cakes of figs, and put them on asses.
1 Samuel 30:12 And they gave him part of a cake of figs and some dry grapes; and after the food, his spirit came back to him, for he had had no food or drink for three days and nights.
2 Samuel 6:19 And he gave to every man and woman among all the people, among all the masses of Israel, a cake of bread and a measure of wine and a cake of dry grapes. Then all the people went away, every man to his house.
2 Samuel 16:1 And when David had gone a little way past the top of the slope, Ziba, the servant of Mephibosheth, came to him, with two asses on which were two hundred cakes of bread and a hundred stems of dry grapes and a hundred summer fruits and a skin of wine.
2 Samuel 17:28 Came with beds and basins and pots, and grain and meal, and all sorts of dry foods,
1 Kings 4:28 And they took grain and dry grass for the horses and the carriage-horses, to the right place, every man as he was ordered.
1 Kings 14:3 And take with you ten cakes of bread and dry cakes and a pot of honey, and go to him: he will give you word of what is to become of the child.
1 Kings 17:7 Now after a time the stream became dry, because there was no rain in the land.
1 Kings 17:14 For thus says Yahweh, the God of Israel,'The jar of meal shall not empty, neither shall the jar of oil fail, until the day that Yahweh sends rain on the earth.'"
1 Kings 17:16 The jar of meal didn't empty, neither did the jar of oil fail, according to the word of Yahweh, which he spoke by Elijah.
2 Kings 2:8 Elijah took his mantle, and wrapped it together, and struck the waters, and they were divided here and there, so that they two went over on dry ground.
2 Kings 3:16 He said, "Thus says Yahweh,'Make this valley full of trenches.'
2 Kings 19:24 I have dug and drunk strange waters, and with the sole of my feet will I dry up all the rivers of Egypt.'
1 Chronicles 16:3 And he gave to everyone, every man and woman of Israel, a cake of bread, some meat, and a cake of dry grapes.
Nehemiah 9:11 You divided the sea before them, so that they went through the midst of the sea on the dry land; and their pursuers you did cast into the depths, as a stone into the mighty waters.
Job 6:17 In the dry season, they vanish. When it is hot, they are consumed out of their place.
Job 8:12 When it is still green, without being cut down, it becomes dry and dead before any other plant.
Job 12:15 Behold, he withholds the waters, and they dry up. Again, he sends them out, and they overturn the earth.
Job 13:25 Will you harass a driven leaf? Will you pursue the dry stubble?
Job 14:8 Though its root grows old in the earth, and its stock dies in the ground,
Job 14:11 The waters go from a pool, and a river becomes waste and dry;
Job 15:30 He shall not depart out of darkness. The flame shall dry up his branches. By the breath of God's mouth shall he go away.
Job 18:16 Under the earth his roots are dry, and over it his branch is cut off.
Job 21:18 How frequently are they as dry stems before the wind, or as grass taken away by the storm-wind?
Job 24:19 Snow waters become dry with the heat: so do sinners go down into the underworld.
Job 30:3 They are gaunt from lack and famine. They gnaw the dry ground, in the gloom of waste and desolation.
Job 30:6 So that they dwell in frightful valleys, and in holes of the earth and of the rocks.
Job 38:27 To give water to the land where there is waste and destruction, and to make the dry land green with young grass?
Job 41:27 Iron is to him as dry grass, and brass as soft wood.
Job 41:28 The arrow is not able to put him to flight: stones are no more to him than dry stems.
Psalms 22:15 My throat is dry like a broken vessel; my tongue is fixed to the roof of my mouth, and the dust of death is on my lips.
Psalms 32:4 For the weight of your hand was on me day and night; my body became dry like the earth in summer. (Selah.)
LinksBible Concordance • Bible Dictionary • Bible Encyclopedia • Topical Bible • Bible Thesuarus