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adjective moist pronunciation in American English /mɔɪst/
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adjectivemoist
comparativemoister
superlativemoistest
  1. slightly wet
    These plants do best in fertile, moist soil.
    moist apple cake
    warm, moist air
    Her skin felt moist.
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    1. a.
      used about eyes that are slightly wet with tears
      Her eyes were red and moist.
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    2. b.
      used about a region or weather
      moist cloudy weather

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moistness

noun [uncountable]
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