adjective, moist·er, moist·est.
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Also, moist fingers won’t activate some screens, which might be frustrating if you’re in a wet situation and can’t immediately dry them.Best 2 in 1 laptops: Work hard, play hard with these versatile picks|PopSci Commerce Team|January 27, 2021|Popular Science
If their flesh happens to be tender and — yes — moist, then it’s okay to just say so.Hate the word ‘moist’? Get over it — the alternatives are worse.|Emily Heil|January 19, 2021|Washington Post
They’re extra moist, super easy to throw together, and make for great leftovers.The Recipes We Cooked Again and Again and Again in 2020|Eater Staff|December 30, 2020|Eater
However, in the moist atmosphere between a person’s mouth and their mask, it takes nearly a hundred times as long for a droplet to evaporate and shrink into a droplet nuclei.
This helps to keep the eyes moist, washing away dust and anything dangerous.
Thousands of platinum-blonde manes brush against bare, perma-tanned backs moist with snow.
The moist emotions were at once staged for television and overpoweringly real.Will Meredith Vieira Ever Stop Crying? Her Emotional Daytime TV Debut|Lloyd Grove|September 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The moist rectangle of cooked meat and molten blob of cheese are then layered in a hard roll.
Each firm, moist piece packs a provocative sweet and savory punch.Become a Fried Seafood Believer at South Beach Market|Jane & Michael Stern|April 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As a nasal spray it keeps the passages moist and bacteria free, ideal for travel or ducted heating systems.These Are The 15 Supplements to Keep In Your Medicine Cabinet|Ari Meisel|December 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It is more advantageous to pluck the leaves when they are dry than when they are moist.
Should it still be too moist to be sown, it must be again turned over, and mixed with some dry substance to absorb the moisture.Elements of Agricultural Chemistry|Thomas Anderson
It should always be erected on dry ground, rather than upon moist, so that no dampness may arise and injure the leaves in curing.
Press the earth gently around the plant if the soil is moist, but if dry, more firmly.
For Connecticut seed leaf a light moist loam is the proper soil.