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watery

[ waw-tuh-ree, wot-uh- ]
/ 藞w蓴 t蓹 ri, 藞w蓲t 蓹- /
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adjective

OTHER WORDS FOR watery

3 thin, weak, diluted, dilute.
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Origin of watery

before 1000; Middle English; Old English w忙terig.See water, -y1

OTHER WORDS FROM watery

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British Dictionary definitions for watery

watery
/ (藞w蓴藧t蓹r瑟) /

adjective
relating to, consisting of, containing, or resembling water
discharging or secreting water or a water-like fluida watery wound
tearful; weepy
insipid, thin, or weak

Derived forms of watery

wateriness, noun
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