Translation of dry in Romanian

dry

uscat, adj.

Pronunciation /draɪ/

adjective

  • 1

    (gen)
    uscat
    • to run dry a se usca
    • to keep sth dry a păstra ceva într-un loc uscat
    • to get dry a se usca
    • to get sth dry a usca ceva
    • to wipe sth dry a usca ceva prin ştergere
    • on dry land pe uscat
    • a dry day o zi fără ploaie
  • 2figurative

    (remark/person/wit) sec
    (subject matter/book) arid
    (state) (forbidding alcohol) care interzice vânzarea băuturilor alcoolice

transitive verb

  • 1

    (washing/clothes) a usca
    (produce/meat) a usca
    • to dry the dishes a şterge vasele
    • to dry one's hands a se şterge pe mâini

intransitive verb

  • 1

    a se usca

reflexive verb

  • 1

    • to dry oneself a-i fi sete