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Synonyms for water
ˈwɔ tər, ˈwɒt ərwa·ter

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Wiktionary5.0 / 1 vote

  1. waternoun

    One of the four basic elements.

    He showed me the river of living water, sparkling like crystal, flowing from the throne of God

    water down

Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. water, H2Onoun

    binary compound that occurs at room temperature as a clear colorless odorless tasteless liquid; freezes into ice below 0 degrees centigrade and boils above 100 degrees centigrade; widely used as a solvent

    water system, piddle, urine, weewee, piss, pee, body of water, water supply

  2. body of water, waternoun

    the part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean)

    "they invaded our territorial waters"; "they were sitting by the water's edge"

    water system, piddle, urine, weewee, piss, pee, body of water, water supply

  3. waternoun

    once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles)

    water system, piddle, urine, weewee, piss, pee, body of water, water supply

  4. water system, water supply, waternoun

    a facility that provides a source of water

    "the town debated the purification of the water supply"; "first you have to cut off the water"

    water system, piddle, urine, weewee, piss, pee, body of water, water supply

  5. urine, piss, pee, piddle, weewee, waternoun

    liquid excretory product

    "there was blood in his urine"; "the child had to make water"

    water system, pissing, piddle, water supply, urine, peeing, piss, pee, body of water, weewee

  6. waterverb

    a liquid necessary for the life of most animals and plants

    "he asked for a drink of water"

    water system, piddle, urine, weewee, piss, pee, body of water, water supply

  7. water, irrigateverb

    supply with water, as with channels or ditches or streams

    "Water the fields"


  8. waterverb

    provide with water

    "We watered the buffalo"


  9. waterverb

    secrete or form water, as tears or saliva

    "My mouth watered at the prospect of a good dinner"; "His eyes watered"


  10. waterverb

    fill with tears

    "His eyes were watering"


Editors Contribution5.0 / 1 vote

  1. hydric acid

    its literally just a corny chemist joke, taking advantage of chemophobia, and the cheical way to write it is h2o

    Submitted by anonymous on November 9, 2020  
  2. subirrigate

    to water a plant

    we water a plant

    Submitted by anonymous on January 12, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes2.0 / 1 vote

  1. waterverb

    irrigate, moisten, wet

  2. waterverb

    supply with water (for drink), furnish with water, give water to

  3. waterverb

    sprinkle and calender (as cloth, to give it an undulating or wavy appearance)

  4. waterverb

    canal, drain, trench, ditch, channel, fosse, moat, sewer, leat

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How to use water in a sentence?

  1. Ian Dunn:

    The importance of grasslands in carbon capture, improved biodiversity, sustainable food production, water management and societal wellbeing continues to be missed in this report and in government policy, we need to be working on a mosaic of habitats.

  2. Kate Chopin:

    There are some people who leave impressions not so lasting as the imprint of an oar upon the water.

  3. Class Carlos Vega:

    It definitely helps out more because it gives more visibility in the water.

  4. Natalie Wood:

    Oh goodness, if I wasn’t able to touch [that money], I wouldn’t have electricity, water, or a roof over my head, but you know, the thing a lot of us forget, myself included, is you put down first, last, and a security deposit and you’re in a place. But how about all the deposits necessary for water, gas, electricity — all of our things had to be put in storage. Even doing that we lost more than half of everything we owned… and finding a motel that would accept us with dogs was not easy. It was costly… We’re still coming to terms with everything, so we’re not pulled together by any stretch of the imagination, but we’re trying. I’m trying very hard to make it a home.

  5. Bruce Savage:

    I just don’t think it’s smart to walk along there, and I don’t think Hanna will ever go near the water again, you have to have a healthy respect for wildlife. Some wildlife is more dangerous than others.

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