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And its watery places shall be dry, all they shall mourn that made pools to take fishes.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
As you neared it, however, the watery veil seemed flung over them, like the foamy tulle over a bride.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
As I receded, the watery veil would disappear, and as I approached it would again take form.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
He again sank, and it was only after great exertion that the brave sailors succeeded in rescuing him from a watery grave.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
Long-yen is somewhat smaller, but is also white and tender, though the taste is rather watery.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
It is, in fact, watery vapour drawn from the air next the surface of the ocean, and condensed in its ascent through the tube.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
The result of this was that Worse remained until half-past twelve, and came home rather red in the face and with watery eyes.
SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
The wave caused by the explosion swamped the submarine and it and its crew found a watery grave.
THE WONDER BOOK OF KNOWLEDGEVARIOUS
The child and the one kitten undoomed to a watery grave were carried off by the bonne.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME II (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
One was fat with a complexion the color of old weather beaten brick and eyes that were watery and cold.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO WATERY

  • bawling
  • blubbering
  • blubbery
  • distressed
  • dolorous
  • in tears
  • lachrymose
  • lamentable
  • lamenting
  • moist
  • mournful
  • pathetic
  • pitiable
  • pitiful
  • poignant
  • sad
  • sniveling
  • sobbing
  • sorrowful
  • watery
  • weeping
  • weepy
  • wet
  • whimpering
  • woeful
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