Incorrect spelling

dryed

Incorrect spelling, explanation: this form is incorrect, because in base verb dry, consonant y is preceded by another consonant. In such case, according to the rule, we should transform y into i before suffix -ed is added. This means that dry + -ed is not dryed but dried, just like past form of cry is cried, not cryed. Dried is the only correct form.


Correct spelling

dried

Correct spelling, explanation: dried is a past simple and past participle form from verb dry. If a verb ends with y which is preceded by another consonant, then y transforms to i before adding suffix -ed. Therefore dryed is a mistake and the correct spelling is dried.

Definition of dried:
verb, past simple and past participle form of dry, to become dry, to free from moisture
Have the clothes dried already?
adjective, not moisturised,
My lips are dried and sore because of the cold.