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Synonyms for wet
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Wiktionary

  1. wetadjective

    Synonyms:
    saturated, soaked, damp

    Antonyms:
    dry

  2. wetadjective

    Synonyms:
    chimichanga

  3. wetadjective

    Antonyms:
    dry

  4. wetadjective

    Of weather or a day, rainy.

    It’s going to be wet tomorrow.

    Synonyms:
    damp, raining, rainy

    Antonyms:
    dry

  5. wetadjective

    To become wet

    Water is wet.

    Synonyms:
    wetting

  6. wetadjective

    An alcoholic drink.

    Don't be so wet.

    Synonyms:
    useless, hopeless, feeble

  7. wetadjective

    Inexperienced in a task or profession; having the characteristics of a rookie.

    That guy's wet; after all, he just started yesterday.

    Synonyms:
    green, wet behind the ears

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. wet

    Synonyms:
    moist, damp, humid

Princeton's WordNet

  1. moisture, wetadjective

    wetness caused by water

    "drops of wet gleamed on the window"

    Synonyms:
    moisture

    Antonyms:
    dried, baked, dry, scorched, semiarid, dried-up, bone-dry(a), semi-dry, withered, arid, parched, kiln-dried, waterless, sear, shrivelled, thirsty, air-dry, air-dried, sunbaked, dried-out, nonalcoholic, sober, dry-shod, desiccated, milkless, rainless, bone dry(p), adust, shriveled, sere, dry out

  2. wetadjective

    covered or soaked with a liquid such as water

    "a wet bathing suit"; "wet sidewalks"; "wet weather"

    Synonyms:
    squiffy, crocked, fuddled, tight, smashed, stiff, soused, besotted, plastered, cockeyed, soaked, slopped, lactating, pie-eyed, blotto, loaded, blind drunk, pissed, sloshed, sozzled, pixilated

    Antonyms:
    scorched, arid, dry, parched, bone dry(p), thirsty, semi-dry, adust, waterless, milkless, shrivelled, sober, dried-up, air-dried, nonalcoholic, semiarid, sear, dried, dried-out, kiln-dried, baked, rainless, bone-dry(a), dry-shod, sere, desiccated, sunbaked, air-dry, withered, shriveled, dry out

  3. wetadjective

    containing moisture or volatile components

    "wet paint"

    Synonyms:
    squiffy, crocked, fuddled, tight, smashed, stiff, soused, besotted, plastered, cockeyed, soaked, slopped, lactating, pie-eyed, blotto, loaded, blind drunk, pissed, sloshed, sozzled, pixilated

    Antonyms:
    semi-dry, milkless, sere, dried-out, baked, scorched, desiccated, rainless, sober, dried-up, dry, adust, dried, air-dried, bone dry(p), air-dry, nonalcoholic, parched, sear, shrivelled, sunbaked, dry-shod, kiln-dried, bone-dry(a), waterless, withered, semiarid, thirsty, shriveled, arid, dry out

  4. wetadjective

    supporting or permitting the legal production and sale of alcoholic beverages

    "a wet candidate running on a wet platform"; "a wet county"

    Synonyms:
    squiffy, crocked, fuddled, tight, smashed, stiff, soused, besotted, plastered, cockeyed, soaked, slopped, lactating, pie-eyed, blotto, loaded, blind drunk, pissed, sloshed, sozzled, pixilated

    Antonyms:
    semi-dry, baked, scorched, nonalcoholic, desiccated, sear, arid, air-dry, dry, thirsty, dried-up, sunbaked, bone-dry(a), rainless, air-dried, shrivelled, semiarid, parched, dry-shod, sere, kiln-dried, milkless, adust, sober, bone dry(p), waterless, dried, shriveled, dried-out, withered, dry out

  5. wet, lactatingadjective

    producing or secreting milk

    "a wet nurse"; "a wet cow"; "lactating cows"

    Synonyms:
    squiffy, crocked, fuddled, tight, smashed, stiff, soused, besotted, plastered, cockeyed, soaked, slopped, lactating, pie-eyed, blotto, loaded, blind drunk, pissed, sloshed, sozzled, pixilated

    Antonyms:
    nonalcoholic, milkless, kiln-dried, semi-dry, dry, dried, dried-up, bone dry(p), bone-dry(a), adust, baked, sear, dried-out, air-dried, desiccated, shriveled, withered, air-dry, dry-shod, waterless, scorched, sober, parched, semiarid, arid, rainless, sere, thirsty, shrivelled, sunbaked, dry out

  6. wetadjective

    consisting of or trading in alcoholic liquor

    "a wet cargo"; "a wet canteen"

    Synonyms:
    squiffy, crocked, fuddled, tight, smashed, stiff, soused, besotted, plastered, cockeyed, soaked, slopped, lactating, pie-eyed, blotto, loaded, blind drunk, pissed, sloshed, sozzled, pixilated

    Antonyms:
    waterless, bone-dry(a), kiln-dried, dry, milkless, adust, shrivelled, air-dried, bone dry(p), sober, sere, dried, withered, shriveled, baked, dry-shod, sear, desiccated, dried-up, thirsty, air-dry, rainless, nonalcoholic, semiarid, scorched, dried-out, semi-dry, parched, sunbaked, arid, dry out

  7. besotted, blind drunk, blotto, crocked, cockeyed, fuddled, loaded, pie-eyed, pissed, pixilated, plastered, slopped, sloshed, smashed, soaked, soused, sozzled, squiffy, stiff, tight, wetverb

    very drunk

    Synonyms:
    stiff, affluent, stringent, rigorous, fuddled, skew-whiff, flush, laughable, ladened, plastered, smashed, steamed, ludicrous, tight, blotto, firm, unbendable, blind drunk, unwavering, impish, roiled, soaked, miffed, loaded, riled, steady, buckram, nasty, strong, pie-eyed, crocked, irritated, cockeyed, derisory, potent, puckish, slopped, close, nonsensical, wealthy, sealed, awry(p), prankish, soused, unshakable, pixilated, wicked, pissed, peeved, askew, sozzled, wonky, mean, implike, miserly, besotted, squiffy, slicked, compressed, idiotic, nettled, laden, stung, taut, arch, ridiculous, starchy, mischievous, steadfast, absurd, preposterous, pissed off, sloshed, rigid, annoyed, moneyed, lopsided, mingy, lactating, unfaltering

    Antonyms:
    dry, dried, air-dried, air-dry, dried-up, semi-dry, scorched, shrivelled, rainless, sunbaked, sere, adust, waterless, semiarid, sober, nonalcoholic, desiccated, bone dry(p), dried-out, milkless, sear, withered, shriveled, kiln-dried, arid, baked, dry-shod, parched, thirsty, bone-dry(a), dry out

  8. wetverb

    cause to become wet

    "Wet your face"

    Antonyms:
    dry-shod, arid, dried, kiln-dried, dry, air-dried, parched, scorched, shriveled, semiarid, dried-out, sober, semi-dry, waterless, baked, milkless, thirsty, withered, nonalcoholic, air-dry, desiccated, dried-up, rainless, sunbaked, adust, sear, shrivelled, bone-dry(a), sere, bone dry(p), dry out

  9. wetverb

    make one's bed or clothes wet by urinating

    "This eight year old boy still wets his bed"

    Antonyms:
    dried-up, sober, desiccated, dry-shod, dry, thirsty, milkless, sunbaked, semi-dry, shriveled, rainless, shrivelled, baked, dried-out, waterless, dried, parched, adust, arid, sear, scorched, semiarid, air-dried, nonalcoholic, air-dry, withered, sere, kiln-dried, bone dry(p), bone-dry(a), dry out

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Editors Contribution

  1. humid

    Submitted by anonymous on April 23, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. wetadjective

    Synonyms:
    damp, moist, humid, dank, aqueous, watery

  2. wetadjective

    Synonyms:
    rainy, showery

  3. wetnoun

    Synonyms:
    humidity, moisture, dampness, wetness

  4. wetverb

    Synonyms:
    moisten, water, irrigate, damp, dampen, sprinkle

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. wetadjective

    Synonyms:
    damp, moist, humid, soaked

  2. wetverb

    Synonyms:
    moisten, dampen, soak, imbrue, saturate

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How to use wet in a sentence?

  1. Actress Kate Winslet:

    I can’t jump on trampolines anymore, I wet myself, it’s bloody awful, especially if you’re wearing a skirt.

  2. Avital Eisenberg:

    My son missed his medication window. Thank God he didn’t have a seizure. He was sitting there in a soaking wet diaper because I couldn’t change him during the whole thing, my daughter is going crazy from all this it was a terrible terrible experience to go through let alone someone with a special needs child.

  3. Raphael Kouame:

    The trees need more sun. The weather is too wet in the plantation, brown rot is a concern for farmers.

  4. Coast Guard:

    The Administration's recent announcement regarding Cuba does not affect immigration policies including wet foot/dry foot or the Cuban Adjustment Act, which only Congress can change.

  5. David Hughes:

    We've already gotten a year's worth of rain and we're just headed into spring, which is supposed to be the wet season.


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