wettish

adjective

wet·​tish ˈwe-tish How to pronounce wettish (audio)
: somewhat wet : moist

Examples of wettish in a Sentence

the ground is still rather wettish after last night's downpour

Word History

First Known Use

1648, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of wettish was in 1648

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Cite this Entry

“Wettish.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wettish. Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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