What does the word dryly mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Dryness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Drily.

Usage examples for dryly

  1. " I should think not," replied Sawbridge dryly. – Mr. Midshipman Easy by Captain Frederick Marryat
  2. " I reckon I do," he said dryly. – The Crisis, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 6, 2009
  3. My lord, said Alwyn, dryly, I want no friends! – The Last Of The Barons, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton