moisten

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From moist +‎ -en.

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moisten (third-person singular simple present moistens, present participle moistening, simple past and past participle moistened)

  1. (transitive) To make moist or moister.
  2. (intransitive) To become moist or moister.

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Finnish[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

moisten

  1. Genitive plural form of moinen.

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Middle English[edit]

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Verb[edit]

moisten(third-person singular simple present moisteth, present participle moistende, simple past and past participle moisted)

  1. to moisten (make more moist)