Word:

Wet

Pronunciation: wĕt
a.1.
1.Containing, or consisting of, water or other liquid; moist; soaked with a liquid; having water or other liquid upon the surface; as, wet land; a wet cloth; a wet table.
2.Very damp; rainy; as, wet weather; a wet season.
3.(Chem.) Employing, or done by means of, water or some other liquid; as, the wet extraction of copper, in distinction from dry extraction in which dry heat or fusion is employed.
4.Refreshed with liquor; drunk.
Wet blanket
etc. See under Blanket, Dock, etc.
Wet goods
intoxicating liquors.
n.1.
1.Water or wetness; moisture or humidity in considerable degree.
Have here a cloth and wipe away the wet.
- Chaucer.
2.Rainy weather; foggy or misty weather.
3.A dram; a drink.
v. t.1.To fill or moisten with water or other liquid; to sprinkle; to cause to have water or other fluid adherent to the surface; to dip or soak in a liquid; as, to wet a sponge; to wet the hands; to wet cloth.
[imp. & p. p. Wet (rarely Wetted); p. pr. & vb. n. Wetting.]
To wet one's whistle
to moisten one's throat; to drink a dram of liquor.
Noun1.Wetwet - wetness caused by water; "drops of wet gleamed on the window"
Synonyms: moisture
Verb1.wet - cause to become wet; "Wet your face"
Antonyms:
dry, dry out - remove the moisture from and make dry; "dry clothes"; "dry hair"
2.wet - make one's bed or clothes wet by urinating; "This eight year old boy still wets his bed"
Adj.1.wet - covered or soaked with a liquid such as water; "a wet bathing suit"; "wet sidewalks"; "wet paint"; "wet weather"
Antonyms:
dry - free from liquid or moisture; lacking natural or normal moisture or depleted of water; or no longer wet; "dry land"; "dry clothes"; "a dry climate"; "dry splintery boards"; "a dry river bed"; "the paint is dry"
2.wet - supporting or permitting the legal production and sale of alcoholic beverages; "a wet candidate running on a wet platform"; "a wet county"
Antonyms:
dry - opposed to or prohibiting the production and sale of alcoholic beverages; "the dry vote led by preachers and bootleggers"; "a dry state"
3.wet - producing or secreting milk; "a wet nurse"; "a wet cow"; "lactating cows"
Synonyms: lactating
Antonyms:
dry - not producing milk; "a dry cow"
4.wet - consisting of or trading in alcoholic liquor; "a wet cargo"; "a wet canteen"
5.wet - very drunk
Western European Time [+0000] (TZ, WDT) To dream that you are wet, suggests that you are drenched in emotions. It also signifies spirituality.Scotch mist, apish, asinine, asperge, batty, bedew, befooled, beguiled, besotted, bespatter, besprinkle, blood rain, bogginess, boggy, boozy, brainless, buffoonish, canned, cat-and-dog weather, cockeyed, crazy, credulous, dabble, daffy, daft, dampish, dampness, dash, dazed, deluge, dew, dewiness, dewy, dirty weather, disguised, dizzy, doting, douche, douse, draft, dram, drench, drink, dripping, drizzle, drop, drown, drunk, dumb, evening mist, exudation, fall, fatuitous, fatuous, fenny, fill, flaky, flurry, fogginess, fond, fool, foolheaded, foolish, fuddled, futile, gaga, gargle, goofy, gout of rain, gulled, guzzle, hose, hose down, humect, humectate, humectation, humid, humidify, humor, idiotic, imbecile, impregnate, inane, inebriated, inept, infatuated, insane, irrigate, jigger, jolt, kooky, lave, libation, loony, mad, make water, marshiness, marshy, maudlin, mist, mistiness, misty rain, mizzle, moisten, moistiness, moistness, moisture, monsoon, moronic, muggy, nip, number one, nutty, paddle, patter, pee, pee-pee, peg, piddle, piss, pitter-patter, pixilated, plastered, potation, potion, precipitation, predominance of Aquarius, pull, pump bilge, rain, raindrop, rainfall, raininess, rains, rainwater, rainy, rainy day, rainy season, rainy weather, rinse, roric, roriferous, round, round of drinks, sappy, saturate, saturated, screwy, senseless, sentimental, sheet of rain, shot, shower, showeriness, silly, sip, slobber, slop, slosh, slug, snifter, snort, soak, soaking, sodden, soddenness, sogginess, soggy, sop, soppiness, sopping, soppy, souse, soused, sparge, spatter, spell of rain, spend a penny, splash, splatter, sponge, spot, spray, spring rains, sprinkle, stale, sticky, stormy weather, stupid, suck, sup, swampiness, swampy, swash, swig, swill, syringe, tacky, thoughtless, tot, undried, unfrozen hydrometeor, urinate, wacky, wash, water, wateriness, wee-wee, wet down, wet season, wet weather, wetness, wettish, wettishness, witless
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