Definition of wringing wet
: very wet His clothes were wringing wet from the rain.
Word by Word Definitions
: to squeeze or twist especially so as to make dry or to extract moisture or liquid
: to extract or obtain by or as if by twisting and compressing
: to twist so as to strain or sprain into a distorted shape
: consisting of, containing, covered with, or soaked with liquid (as water)
: containing appreciable quantities of readily condensable hydrocarbons
: moisture, wetness
: rainy weather : rain
: to make wet
: to urinate in or on
: to become wet
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