Translation of wet in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (moist)(floor/grass/hair/clothes)
mojado(damp) húmedo(concrete/plaster)your clothes are wet through
blandotienes la ropa empapadayou are wet throughestás calado hasta los huesoswet paint
estás empapadopintura fresca or recién pintado or ( (Spain) tb) ojo, pintawet
withsomethingmojadoher shirt was wet with sweat dealgotenía la camisa mojada de sudorher eyes were wet with tearstenía los ojos llenos de lágrimasto get wetmojarseyou'll get wette vas a mojarhe got his feet wetse mojó los piesdon't let your camera get wetque no se te moje la cámarato be all wet (American English) [colloquial]estar totalmente equivocadoExample sentences
Example sentences1.2 (rainy)
- Use of a wet towel or dripping water to induce a perception of suffocating.
- I'm noticing that the floor is wet - entirely covered in dark liquid.
- By nightfall there were 20 climbers crowding the shelter and the walls were covered with wet clothes.
(weather/day/spring)it's too wet to go out
- Oil paint is a wet mixture of pigments in an oily medium.
- Painting into wet plaster with water soluble pigments is one of the most difficult of all challenges a painter can face.
- The cupola and the concrete construction were corroded, the masonry was wet, and plaster work was peeling off.
lluviosollueve demasiado como para salirit's been very wetha llovido muchoExample sentences
- The surface of a lava flow weathers, particularly in wet climates, to form a rich, reddish volcanic soil, called a bole.
- But reality is that no soft shell as comfortable as the Serendipity will keep you dry in a torrential rain or hours of wet sleet.
- Luck they had indoor entertainment as weather was extremely wet and windy.
- 3 (ineffectual, foolish)(story/film)
soso [colloquial]Example sentences
- As a died-in-the-wool wet liberal, I'm coming from an altogether different place than Mr. Philips.
- I'm of the mind this is a good thing, but I am a wet wooly liberal.
- Call me a wet Guardianista liberal, but a bit of peace, love and understanding wouldn't go astray.
transitive verb present participle wetting past tense & past participle wet or wetted
- (dampen) humedecerto wet one's lipsmojarse/humedecerse los labiosto wet the bedmojar la camato wet oneself
hacerse pipí or pis en la camaorinarseI nearly wet myself laughing [colloquial]
hacerse pipí or pis (encima) [colloquial]
mearse (colloquial o vulgar)casi me meo de la risa (colloquial o vulgar)Example sentences
- If they seem bent and not curled, a good tip is wetting a Q-Tip and touching it to your lashes, before applying the mascara.
- After the application of the repellent, subjects were instructed not to rub, touch, or wet the treated arm.
- Concerned, I checked it and found that it only wet the cover over the pillow and did not seep to the pillow itself.
- 1 1.1 (wetness) (no plural) there was a patch of wet on the mattressel colchón estaba mojadoExample sentences1.2 (rain) [colloquial]come in out of the wet
entra, no te quedes ahí bajo la lluviaExample sentences
- Sometimes he looks really cute and appealing, and then others he looks like he's been ridden hard and put away wet.
- There's far too much wet around and I think it's softened my brain.
- We run together down windows, streaming and sobbing and smashed into one big wet.
- His head was down and his ears back, his coat somewhat darker with the wet.
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