Synonyms of wet in English:



  • 1 wet clothes
    damp, moist, soaked, drenched, saturated, sopping, dripping, soggy;
    [Antonyms] dry
  • 2 it was cold and wet
    rainy, raining, pouring, teeming, inclement, showery, drizzly, drizzling;
    humid, muggy
    [Antonyms] dry
  • 3 the paint is still wet
    sticky, tacky;
    [Antonyms] dry
  • 4 a wet mortar mix
    aqueous, watery, sloppy
    [Antonyms] dry
  • verb

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  • 1 wet the clothes before ironing them
    dampen, damp, moisten;
    sprinkle, spray, splash, spritz;
    soak, saturate, flood, douse, souse, drench
    [Antonyms] dry
  • noun

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  • 1 the wet of his tears
  • 2 the race was held in the wet
    rain, drizzle, precipitation;
    spray, dew, damp
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