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 ?
He bid her dry her eyes and be comforted; for, wherever she went, he would accompany her.
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.