ξερός

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ξερός ‎(xerósm ‎(feminine ξερή, neuter ξερό)

  1. dry, dried, arid
    το κλίμα είναι πολύ ξερό‎ ― to klíma eínai polý xeró ― the climate is very dry
    ξερό δαμάσκηνο‎ ― xeró damáskino ― prune, dried plum
  2. dry, not sweet
    ξερό κρασί‎ ― xeró krasí ― dry wine
  3. dry, laconic, perfunctory
    μου είπε ένα ξερό 'καλημέρα'‎ ― mou eípe éna xeró 'kaliméra' ― I said a dry 'good morning'
  4. (figuratively) incapacitated, unconscious
  5. (figuratively) dead

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  • Alternative form cannot be used in figurative senses