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whetted

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

having an edge thin enough to cut or pierce something
  • I'll need a well-whetted axe to split the wood

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whetted

verb
past tense of whet

Synonyms & Antonyms of whetted (Entry 2 of 2)

to make sharp or sharper
  • whetted the knife with the grindstone

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“Whetted.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/whetted. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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