- (uncountable) An eye disease caused by decreased tear production; short for dry eye syndrome.
- (countable) An eye which is affected by this disease.
- (idiomatic) An eye which is not crying, i.e. someone emotionally unmoved.
- There wasn't a dry eye in the audience after her heart-wrenching performance.
Someone who is not crying
- For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:dry eye.