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Synonyms of watery in English:


  • 1 the patient's nose may be streaming with a watery discharge
    technical aqueous, hydrous
    [Antonyms] solid
  • 2 a watery meadow
    [Antonyms] dry
  • 3 a bowl of watery porridge
    [Antonyms] thick, concentrated
  • 4 the light was watery and grey
    pale, wan, thin, faint, weak, feeble, washed out, anaemic, colourless, insipid
    informal wishy-washy
    [Antonyms] bright
  • 5 she dabbed at a watery eye
    formal lachrymose
    [Antonyms] dry
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