dry (one's) eyes

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dry (one's) eyes

To stop crying; to wipe away tears from one's eyes. Come, come, dry your eyes; I'll be back before you even know it! I know he's upset, but he needs to dry his eyes before coming out to meet our guests.
See also: dry, eye
References in classic literature ?
Whatever housekeeping arrangement that may be," said Miss Pross, striving to dry her eyes and compose herself, "I have no doubt it is best that Mrs.
But she was presently roused by a knock at the door, which made her hastily dry her eyes before saying, "Come in.
Only when the girls are gone does she take the Kleenex out of her pocket to dry her eyes.
She used the bouquet's paper wrapping to dry her eyes, saying: "We are human beings, you know.