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Etymology 1Edit

dry +‎ -er (agent suffix)

NounEdit

dryer (plural dryers)

  1. A household appliance that removes the water from clothing by accelerating evaporation, usually though heat and a tumbling motion.
  2. An electric hair dryer.
  3. Any other device, household or industrial, designed to remove water or humidity.
SynonymsEdit
  • (household appliance for drying clothing): clothes dryer
  • (hair dryer):
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Etymology 2Edit

dry +‎ -er (comparative suffix)

AdjectiveEdit

dryer

  1. (US) Alternative spelling of drier

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