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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • \ˈwe-tish\
    • /ˈwɛtɪʃ /
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • \ˈwe-tish\

Definitions of wettish word

  • noun wettish Somewhat wet; damp, moist. 1
  • adjective wettish somewhat wet 0

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wettish popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 7% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data most of word are more popular. This word is almost not used. It has a much more popular synonym.

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Synonyms for wettish

adjective wettish

  • humid — containing a high amount of water or water vapor; noticeably moist: humid air; a humid climate.
  • wet — moistened, covered, or soaked with water or some other liquid: wet hands.
  • cloudy — If it is cloudy, there are a lot of clouds in the sky.
  • dank — A dank place, especially an underground place such as a cave, is unpleasantly damp and cold.
  • drizzly — to rain gently and steadily in fine drops; sprinkle: It drizzled throughout the night.

Antonyms for wettish

adjective wettish

  • dry — free from moisture or excess moisture; not moist; not wet: a dry towel; dry air.
  • arid — Arid land is so dry that very few plants can grow on it.
  • dessicated — Misspelling of desiccated.
  • dried — simple past tense and past participle of dry.
  • parched — to make extremely, excessively, or completely dry, as heat, sun, and wind do.

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