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Synonyms for moisten
ˈmɔɪ sən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. moisten, wash, dampen(verb)

    make moist

    "The dew moistened the meadows"

    Synonyms:
    rinse, dull, lave, launder, mute, muffle, wash out, stifle, weaken, drizzle, soften, lap, wash off, wash, deaden, wash away, damp, dampen, tone down, break

  2. drizzle, moisten(verb)

    moisten with fine drops

    "drizzle the meat with melted butter"

    Synonyms:
    mizzle, drizzle, wash, dampen

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. moisten(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    dampen, damp

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. moisten(v)

    Synonyms:
    dampen, damp, wet

How to pronounce moisten?

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How to say moisten in sign language?

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How to use moisten in a sentence?

  1. David Miskus:

    With four consecutive years of drought, this precipitation was just a start to moisten the soils for hopefully more (frozen preferred) precipitation this winter.


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