up- + dry
updry (third-person singular simple present updries, present participle updrying, simple past and past participle updried)
- (intransitive, obsolete) To dry up.
- 1851, Montagu, The Psalms, in a New Version, Fitted to the Tunes Used in Churches: Psalm CVI
- He the Red Sea rebuk'd also,
That it updrying fled:
As thro a desert dry to go,
Them thro the deeps He led.