Tesauro Inglês
(adjectivo) 
Definition
moistened, covered, or soaked with water or some other liquid
He rubbed his wet hair with a towel.
Sinônimos
damp
She wiped the table with a damp cloth.
damp weather
,
soaked
We got soaked walking home.
,
soaking
My face and raincoat were soaking.
,
dripping
,
saturated
His work clothes were saturated with oil.
,
moist
Wipe off any excess with a clean, moist flannel.
,
drenched
,
watery
a wide watery sweep of marshland
,
soggy
soggy cheese and tomato sandwiches
,
sodden
We stripped off our sodden clothes.
,
waterlogged
The football match is off because of a waterlogged pitch.
,
moistened
,
dank
The kitchen was dank and cheerless.
,
sopping
,
aqueous
,
wringing wet
Opostos
, , , , ,
bone-dry
(adjectivo) 
Definition
rainy
It was a miserable wet day.
Sinônimos
rainy
a rainy night
, ,
drizzly
,
showery
,
raining
,
pouring
,
drizzling
,
misty
The air was cold and misty.
, ,
humid
Visitors can expect hot and humid conditions.
, ,
clammy
As you peer down into this pit, the clammy atmosphere rises to meet your skin.
Opostos
(adjectivo) 
Definition
feeble or foolish
(informal)  I despised him for being so wet and spineless.
Sinônimos
feeble
While I was ill I was too feeble to even stand.
,
soft
He says the measure is soft and weak on criminals.
,
weak
a clash between a weak minister and a domineering civil servant
, ,
foolish
How foolish I was not to have seen my doctor earlier.
,
ineffectual
The ill-advised and ineffectual policies
,
weedy (informal)
a neurotic, weedy little man
,
spineless
bureaucrats and spineless politicians
,
effete
the sun-starved looks of an effete intellectual
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boneless
, ,
namby-pamby
I despise his wimpy, namby-pamby attitude.
, ,
wussy (slang)
,
nerdy or nurdy (slang)
(verbo) 
Definition
to make wet
Wet the fabric with a damp sponge before ironing.
Sinônimos
moisten
She took a sip of water to moisten her dry throat.
, ,
damp
She damped a hand towel and laid it across her head.
,
dampen
She took the time to dampen a cloth and wash her face.
,
water
Water the plants once a week.
, ,
splash
He closed his eyes tight, and splashed the water on his face.
,
soak
Soak the soil around each bush with at least 4 gallons of water.
,
steep
green beans steeped in olive oil
, ,
saturate
If the filter has been saturated with motor oil, discard it.
,
drench
They turned fire hoses on the people and drenched them.
,
douse
They doused him in petrol.
,
irrigate
The land is irrigated by a maze of interconnected canals.
,
humidify
,
fertigate (Australian)
Opostos
(substantivo) 
Definition
rainy weather
They had come in from the cold and the wet.
Sinônimos
,
rains
, , ,
wet weather
,
rainy season
,
rainy weather
,
damp weather
Opostos
dry weather
,
fine weather
(substantivo) 
splashing around in the wet of the puddles
Sinônimos
moisture
When the soil is dry, more moisture is lost from the plant.
, , ,
damp
There was damp everywhere in the house.
,
humidity
The heat and humidity were insufferable.
,
condensation
He used his sleeve to wipe the condensation off the glass.
,
dampness
A chill dampness was rising from the rough grass.
,
wetness
I felt the wetness of my damp clothes against my skin.
,
Opostos
(substantivo) 
Definition
a feeble or foolish person
(informal) 
Sinônimos
weed (informal)
,
drip (informal)
They think he's a drip!
,
wimp (informal)
I'm a total wimp when watching horror films.
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weakling
a craven weakling with no backbone or moral fibre
,
wuss (slang)
,
milksop
You are a coward and a milksop.

Sinônimos adicionais

in the sense of clamminess
Sinônimos
moistness,
stickiness,
stuffiness,
oppressiveness,
dankness,
airlessness,
sweatiness,
sliminess,
sultriness,
mugginess,
pastiness,
drizzliness,
humidness
in the sense of clammy
Definition
unpleasantly moist and sticky
As you peer down into this pit, the clammy atmosphere rises to meet your skin.
Sinônimos
in the sense of condensation
Definition
anything that has condensed from a vapour, esp. on a window
He used his sleeve to wipe the condensation off the glass.
Sinônimos

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