Meaning of DRIER in English

DRIER

drier 1

/druy"euhr/ , n.

1. a person or thing that dries.

2. any substance added to paints, varnishes, printing inks, etc., to make them dry quickly.

3. dryer (def. 1).

[ 1300-50; ME dreyere (as surname). See DRY, -ER 1 ]

drier 2

/druy"euhr/ , adj.

comparative of dry .

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .