Focus on the pronunciation of wet
› with liquid in, on, or around something; not dry: I stepped in a puddle of water and got my shoes wet. › If paint, ink, etc., is wet, it has not had time to dry. › Wet weather is weather with rain. wetness
/ˈwet·nəs/ n [U] › A lot of the wetness will evaporate before the rain reaches the plant’s roots.