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English definition of “water”


verb [I/T]    /ˈwɔ·t̬ər, ˈwɑt̬·ər/
to provide water to a plant or animal : [T] I’ve asked my neighbor to water the plants while I’m away. When your eyes water, they produce tears but not because you are unhappy : [I] The icy wind made his eyes water. If your mouth waters , it produces a lot of saliva , usually because you can see or smell food that you would like to eat : [I] The smell of that bread is making my mouth water.
(Definition of water verb from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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