Definition of dryness:
flatness, insipidness, dispassion, jejuneness, dullness, weariness, xerotes, thirst, gravity, blandness, flavorlessness, asepticism, drabness, dreariness, vapidity, sterility, colorlessness, exsiccation, used, Drugs, waterlessness, dispassionateness, vapidness, graveness, sombreness, somberness, stodginess, excite, sterileness, parchedness, lack of moisture, insipidity, dehydration, lifelessness.
- dryness (part of speech: noun)
- sobriety (part of speech: noun)
severity (part of speech: noun)
- "The Law of Hemlock Mountain", Hugh Lundsford.
The reader will doubtless long ago have perceived the difficulty of stringing together incidents, interesting in themselves, yet having so little bearing upon each other, as frequently to present more the dryness of a chronological table of events, than to offer the interest of a consecutive history.- "The History of Louisville, from the Earliest Settlement till the Year 1852", Ben Casseday.
- "Northern California, Oregon, and the Sandwich Islands", Charles Nordhoff.