English translation of 'humecter'
Verb Table transitive verb
[tissu, papier] to dampen
s’humecter les lèvres to moisten one’s lips
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Example Sentences Including 'humecter'
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Des journées entières à s'humecter la gorge de thé brûlant.Le Monde (2001)
On le voyait, plein écran, humecter son index de la langue, comme un bon caissier, pour distribuer plus vite ses billets.Le Monde (1997)
Trends of 'humecter'
Used Rarely. humecter is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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'humecter' in Other Languages
British English: moisten VERB
To moisten something means to make it slightly wet.
She took a sip of water to moisten her dry throat.
Translation of humecter from the Collins French to English Dictionary
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