waterlike

[ waw-ter, wot-er ]SEE DEFINITION OF waterlike
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Life has flowed like water down this winding stair, and, waterlike, has left these smooth-worn grooves behind it.

WORD ORIGIN

Old English wæterian (see water (n.1)). Meaning "to dilute" is attested from late 14c.; now usually as water down (1850). To make water "urinate" is recorded from early 15c. Related: Watered; watering.

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