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Synonyms for moist
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. damp, dampish, moist(adj)

    slightly wet

    "clothes damp with perspiration"; "a moist breeze"; "eyes moist with tears"

    Synonyms:
    dampish, damp

    Antonyms:
    dry

Wiktionary

  1. moist(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    dank, damp

  2. moist(adjective)

    Slightly wet; characterised by the presence of moisture, not dry; damp.

    Synonyms:
    damp, dank

  3. moist(adjective)

    Of eyes: tearful, wet with tears.

    Synonyms:
    dank, damp

  4. moist(adjective)

    Of weather, climate etc.: rainy, damp.

    Synonyms:
    damp, dank

  5. moist(adjective)

    Pertaining to one of the four essential qualities formerly believed to be present in all things, characterised by wetness.

    Synonyms:
    damp, dank

  6. moist(adjective)

    Watery, liquid, fluid.

    Synonyms:
    dank, damp

  7. moist(adjective)

    Characterised by the presence of pus, mucus etc.

    Synonyms:
    dank, damp

  8. moist(adjective)

    Sexually lubricated (of the vagina); sexually aroused, turned on (of a woman).

    Synonyms:
    damp, dank

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. moist

    Synonyms:
    damp, humid, dank, wet

    Antonyms:
    arid, dry

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. moist(a.)

    Synonyms:
    damp, humid, dank, wet

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. moist(a)

    Synonyms:
    damp, humid, dank

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    wet, humid, damp, hydrated, wetland, sweaty, clammy, wetter

How to pronounce moist?

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How to say moist in sign language?

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How to use moist in a sentence?

  1. Harold Brooks:

    A man stands atop a smashed car in a tornado-ravaged neighborhood south of Oklahoma City. The F5 tornado killed some 44 people in May 1999. ( Reuters) Most tornadoes form from supercells, also known as a rotating thunderstorm or a mesocyclone. A supercell is typically a thunderstorm with the winds already in motion, according to National Geographic. It requires a combination of warm, moist air and cold, dry air which are the ingredients for a regular thunderstorm.

  2. Patrick Marsh:

    This cold, dry air mass limits two of the main ingredients for severe thunderstorms and tornadoes, namely warm and moist air.

  3. Thomas Steinemann:

    Conjunctiva is modified mucus membrane, like the inside of your mouth or the inside of your nose or nasal cavity and pharynx, it's moist and nice and hospitable for viruses, in fact there's lots of organisms that can stick very readily to Thomas Steinemann conjunctiva, or for that matter, stick on a contact lens that is also resting on Thomas Steinemann conjunctiva.

  4. Dan Kottlowski:

    The hurricane remains in a very favorable environment for further intensification, including low vertical wind shear, deep moist unstable air and warm water.

  5. Numbers 63 Bible Hebrew:

    He shall separate himself from wine and strong drink, and shall drink no vinegar of wine, or vinegar of strong drink, neither shall he drink any liquor of grapes, nor eat moist grapes, or dried.


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