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watered

[waw-terd, wot-erd]
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  1. having rivers or streams: an amply watered area.
  2. receiving rain or other precipitation.
  3. sprinkled, irrigated, etc., with water: a poorly watered garden.
  4. having a wavy, lustrous pattern or marking: watered silk.
  5. (of stock) issued in excess of a company's true worth.

Origin of watered

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at water, -ed2, -ed3
Related formsun·wa·tered, adjectivewell-wa·tered, adjective
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