wettish

adjective
wet·tish | \ˈwe-tish \

Definition of wettish 

: somewhat wet : moist

Keep scrolling for more

Synonyms for wettish

Synonyms

damp, dampish, dank, moist

Visit the Thesaurus for More 

Examples of wettish in a Sentence

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

First Known Use of wettish

1648, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about wettish

Statistics for wettish

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for wettish

The first known use of wettish was in 1648

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on wettish

See words that rhyme with wettish

Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for wettish

Comments on wettish

What made you want to look up wettish? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

required by fashion, etiquette, or custom

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Great Scrabble Words—A Quiz

  • scrabble-tiles-that-read-scrabble-quiz
  • Which of the following Q-without-U words means the number five in cards or dice?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!