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not a dry eye in the house
Everyone in attendance was crying. The term is used hyperbolically: some people may have been crying in the situation described, but usually not literally everyone. His final monologue was simply heartbreaking. Not a dry eye in the house.
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not a dry eye in the ˈhouse(humorous) used to say that everyone was very emotional about something: There wasn’t a dry eye in the house when they announced their engagement.
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