Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To make or become moist.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To make moist or moister.
  • v. To become moist or moister.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To make damp; to wet in a small degree.
  • transitive v. To soften by making moist; to make tender.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To become moist.
  • To make moist or damp; wet superficially or in a moderate degree.
  • To soften; make tender.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. moisten with fine drops
  • v. make moist

Etymologies

moist +‎ -en (Wiktionary)

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