What does dryer mean?

Definitions for dryer
ˈdraɪ ərdry·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dryer, driernoun

    an appliance that removes moisture


  1. dryernoun

    A household appliance that removes the water from clothing by accelerating evaporation, usually though heat and a tumbling motion.

  2. dryernoun

    An electric hair dryer.

  3. dryer

    Any other device, household or industrial, designed to remove water, or humidity.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dryernoun

    see Drier

Editors Contribution

  1. dryer

    A type of appliance created and designed in various colors, materials, mechanisms, shapes, sizes and styles.

    Some people have a dryer to dry their clothes during wet weather.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 23, 2020  

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  1. Derry

  2. Redry

  3. Ryder

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dryer in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dryer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of dryer in a Sentence

  1. Cary Colón:

    Lastly, everyone asks, ‘Why so many sponges? Can’t you just use the same two?’ the answer is no. There’s a difference between a ‘dipped sponge’ and a soaked sponge. The dipped sponge is dry in the center and will just be coated with the mix. The soaked sponge has been sitting in the mix and will work like a dryer sheet.

  2. James Dyson:

    Hair dryers can be heavy, inefficient, and make a racket. By looking at them further, we realized that they can also cause extreme heat damage to hair, i challenged Dyson engineers to really understand the science of hair and develop our version of a hair dryer, which we think solves these problems.

  3. Alistair Boxall:

    This is very much a preliminary study, we don't have exact evidence from where this is coming from -- it could be that most of these materials may be coming from house dust and the use of plastic containers and packaging or, for example, nylon fibers from our tumble dryer -- and this could potentially outweigh the environmental routes of exposure.

  4. Jill Duggar:

    So, I am freezing Sam's stuffies again, i should have done this [already], [it's] long overdue now. He has allergies, like I said before. His allergist recommended that I freeze his stuffies or, you can put them in the dryer. But sometimes I feel like the dryer is a little harsher on them, so I am freezing them.

  5. Jeremiah Osuna:

    It sounded like if you were to put a bunch of rocks into a dryer and turn it on as high as you could, you could just smell sulfur and burning trees and underbrush and stuff.

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