present participle of whet
as in sharpening
to make sharp or sharper whetted the knife with the grindstone

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“Whetting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/whetting. Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

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