moist - definition and synonyms

adjective 

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/mɔɪst/
adjectivemoist
comparativemoister
superlativemoistest
  1. slightly wet

    These plants do best in fertile, moist soil.

    moist apple cake

    Her skin felt moist.

    1. a.
      used about eyes that are slightly wet with tears

derived word

moistness

noun [uncountable]