Moistureless Mois"ture*less, a. Without moisture. [1913 Webster]

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  • moistureless — (r)lə̇s adjective : lacking moisture the most moistureless piece of cake …   Useful english dictionary

  • moistureless — adjective Devoid of moisture …   Wiktionary

  • moistureless — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Having little or no liquid or moisture: anhydrous, arid, bone dry, dry, sere, waterless. See DRY …   English dictionary for students

  • moistureless — mois·ture·less …   English syllables

  • moisture — moistureless, adj. /moys cheuhr/, n. 1. condensed or diffused liquid, esp. water: moisture in the air. 2. a small quantity of liquid, esp. water; enough liquid to moisten. [1325 75; ME; see MOIST, URE; cf. MF moistour] * * * …   Universalium

  • arid — Synonyms and related words: Saharan, academic, acarpous, anhydrous, athirst, barren, blah, blank, bloodless, bone dry, bookish, boring, bromidic, celibate, characterless, childless, cold, colorless, dead, desert, desolate, dismal, drab, draggy,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dry — Synonyms and related words: Rabelaisian, Saharan, Spartan, WCTU, acarpous, acerb, acerbate, acerbic, acescent, acetose, acid, acidulous, air dry, anhydrate, anhydrous, antisaloon, apathetic, arid, ascetic, athirst, austere, bake, baked, bald,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • sere — Synonyms and related words: adust, arid, atrophied, baked, bare, bone dry, brittle, burnt, corky, deep worn, dehydrated, desiccated, dog eared, dried, dried up, droughty, dry, emaciated, evaporated, exsiccated, moistureless, mummified, papery,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • thirsty — Synonyms and related words: Saharan, absorbent, adsorbent, agog, anhydrous, anxious, ardent, arid, assimilative, athirst, avaricious, avid, bibulous, blotting, bone dry, breathless, burning, chemisorptive, chemosorptive, consumed with desire,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • waterless — Synonyms and related words: Saharan, anhydrous, arid, athirst, bone dry, desert, droughty, dry, dry as dust, dusty, high and dry, juiceless, like parchment, moistureless, sandy, sapless, sere, thirsting, thirsty, undamped, unwatered …   Moby Thesaurus

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