wetness

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Wetness \Wet"ness\, noun

1. The quality or state of being wet; moisture; humidity; as, the wetness of land; the wetness of a cloth.

2. A watery or moist state of the atmosphere; a state of being rainy, foggy, or misty; as, the wetness of weather or the season.

Note: Wetness generally implies more water or liquid than is implied by humidness or moisture.

3. Sweat or sweating; -- a euphemism. [Colloq.] [PJC]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

wetness

noun

1: the condition of containing or being covered by a liquid (especially water); "he confirmed the wetness of the swimming trunks" [ant: {dryness}, {waterlessness}, {xerotes}]


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