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synonyms for watery

  • colorless
  • damp
  • moist
  • runny
  • adulterated
  • anemic
  • aqueous
  • bloodless
  • dilute
  • doused
  • flavorless
  • fluid
  • humid
  • insipid
  • marshy
  • pale
  • serous
  • sodden
  • soggy
  • tasteless
  • thin
  • washed
  • water-logged
  • watered-down
  • waterlike
  • weak
  • wet
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antonyms for watery

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  • dry
  • concentrated
  • dehydrated
  • solid
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How to use watery in a sentence

Be aware that there is a fine line between too watery and too dry.
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Easter Island, its iconic statues whittled away by watery erosion.
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So devising ways to study a filmy species alive in its watery home is the way to move the science forward.
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And its watery places shall be dry, all they shall mourn that made pools to take fishes.
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As you neared it, however, the watery veil seemed flung over them, like the foamy tulle over a bride.
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As I receded, the watery veil would disappear, and as I approached it would again take form.
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He again sank, and it was only after great exertion that the brave sailors succeeded in rescuing him from a watery grave.
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Long-yen is somewhat smaller, but is also white and tender, though the taste is rather watery.
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WORDS RELATED TO WATERY

  • bloodless
  • feeble
  • frail
  • infirm
  • pallid
  • sickly
  • wan
  • watery
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