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See definition of wet whistle on Dictionary.com
  • as insup
  • as intank up
  • as indrink

synonyms for wet whistle

  • absorb
  • belt
  • booze
  • consume
  • dissipate
  • down
  • drain
  • gargle
  • gulp
  • guzzle
  • imbibe
  • indulge
  • inhale
  • irrigate
  • lap
  • nip
  • quaff
  • sip
  • slosh
  • slurp
  • sop
  • sponge
  • suck
  • swallow
  • swig
  • swill
  • thirst
  • tipple
  • toast
  • hit the bottle
  • liquor up
  • partake of
  • pull on
  • put away
  • soak up
  • tank up
  • toss off
  • wash down
  • wet one's whistle
  • inhale
  • consume
  • sip
  • drain
  • gulp
  • guzzle
  • suck
  • quaff
  • toast
  • sponge
  • gargle
  • irrigate
  • slosh
  • swill
  • imbibe
  • absorb
  • swig
  • indulge
  • tipple
  • thirst
  • down
  • sop
  • booze
  • dissipate
  • sup
  • swallow
  • lap
  • nip
  • belt
  • put away
  • tank up
  • slurp
  • hit the bottle
  • liquor up
  • partake of
  • soak up
  • toss off
  • wash down
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antonyms for wet whistle

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  • abstain
  • accumulate
  • collect
  • eject
  • gather
  • not use
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    How to use wet whistle in a sentence

    He turned to the gentle accents of his sweet Alice, breathed in a letter which had been wet with her grateful tears.
    THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
    Turn we our backs to the cold gloomy north, to the wet windy west, to the dry parching east—on to the south!
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
    Robert uttered a shrill, piercing whistle which might have been heard back at the wharf.
    THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
    The farmer told him it was six miles; "but," he added, "you must ride sharp, or you will get a wet jacket before you reach it."
    THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
    Goodell paused in the doorway and emitted a whistle of surprise at sight of a horse in one of the stalls.
    RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
    No; they shall stay at home, and never learn anything, sooner than go and get wet.
    THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
    Then he goes out, gits into his Pullman section, blows his punkin whistle and departs.
    ALEC LLOYD, COWPUNCHERELEANOR GATES
    Her fat red cheeks would quiver with emotion, and be wet with briny tears, over the sorrows of Mr. Trollope's heroines.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    A traveler coming, wet and cold, into a country ale-house on the coast of Kent, found the fire completely blockaded.
    THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
    He only tore himself from her reluctant arms as the final whistle sounded from the engine.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
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