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

  • n. One that wets.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. comparative form of wet: more wet
  • n. Agent noun of wet; someone who wets something as part of some process.
  • n. A wetting agent or surfactant.
  • n. A bedwetter.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who wets, or practises wetting, for some purpose; specifically, in printing, a workman who wets down paper. See phrase under wet, transitive verb

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

  • n. a workman who wets the work in a manufacturing process
  • n. someone suffering from enuresis; someone who urinates while asleep in bed
  • n. a chemical agent capable of reducing the surface tension of a liquid in which it is dissolved


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