Definition of dry goods noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


    dry goods

    BrE BrE//ˈdraɪ ɡʊdz//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈdraɪ ɡʊdz//
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  1. 1(British English) types of food that are solid and dry, such as tea, coffee and flour
  2. 2(old-fashioned, North American English) cloth and things that are made out of cloth, such as clothes and sheets a dry goods store compare drapery
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: dry goods