from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Filled with, consisting of, or soaked with water; wet or soggy: watery soil.
- adj. Containing too much water; diluted: watery soup.
- adj. Suggestive of water, as in being thin, pale, or liquid: watery sunshine.
- adj. Lacking force or substance; weak or insipid: watery prose.
- adj. Secreting or discharging water or watery fluid, especially as a symptom of disease.
- adj. Accompanied by tears; tearful: a watery good-bye.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. wet, soggy or soaked with water
- adj. diluted or having too much water
- adj. thin and pale therefore suggestive of water
- adj. weak and insipid
- adj. discharging water or similar substance as a result of disease etc.
- adj. tearful
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to water; consisting of water.
- adj. Abounding with water; wet; hence, tearful.
- adj. Resembling water; thin or transparent, as a liquid.
- adj. Hence, abounding in thin, tasteless, or insipid fluid; tasteless; insipid; vapid; spiritless.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Abounding in, moist with, or containing water; discharging water; wet; dripping; watered; specifically, of the eyes, tearful or running.
- Consisting of water.
- Resembling water; suggestive of water.
- Hence— Weak; vapid; insipid.
- Liquid; soft, and more or less transparent; pale.
- Insipid and soft or flabby, as a fish or its flesh.
- Pertaining to, connected with, or affecting water: specifically used of the moon, as governing the tide.
- Watering in desire, as the mouth; eager.
- In heraldry:
- Bounded by, or ornamented by, wavy lines: a rare epithet used in blazoning fanciful modern bearings.
- Same as undé.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. filled with water
- adj. relating to or resembling or consisting of water
- adj. overly diluted; thin and insipid
- adj. wet with secreted or exuded moisture such as sweat or tears
From water + -y. (Wiktionary)