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drily

US [ˈdraɪli]
UK ['draɪli]
  • adv.幽默而不形于色地;冷冰冰地;冷淡地;不动感情地
  • Web枯燥无味地;干燥地;干巴巴地
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adv.
1.
幽默而不形于色地if sb speaksdrily , they are being humorous, but not in an obvious way
‘That's a lovely purple suit you're wearing,’ she said drily.
“你穿的这件紫色套装真好看。”她不动声色地打趣说。
2.
冷冰冰地;冷淡地;不动感情地in a way that shows no emotion
He smiled drily and leaned back in his chair.
他冷冷地笑了笑,随即靠在椅背上。
3.
干燥地in a way that shows that there is no liquid present
She coughed drily.
她干咳着。
He swallowed drily and nodded.
他干咽了一下,然后点了点头。

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