drip-dry definition

  • adjective:
    • made from a fabric that'll not wrinkle whenever hung dripping wet for drying out.
    • manufactured from a fabric that doesn't wrinkle when hung leaking damp for drying
    • addressed in order to easily be or rapidly washed and dried and needing little or no ironing; -- of clothes.
    • requiring no work; -- used of textiles and garments.
    • used of fabrics that do not need ironing
    • treated in order to easily be or quickly washed and dried and calling for minimum ironing
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To dry with no lines and wrinkles whenever hung dripping wet.
  • noun:
    • A cloth item that can be washed and drip-dried.
  • verb:
    • dry by dangling up wet.
    • dried out by dangling up damp

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