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moistadjective

uk   us   /mɔɪst/
slightly wet, especially in a good way: Keep the soil in the pot moist, but not too wet.approving This cake is lovely and moist!
See also
moistness
noun [U] uk   us   /ˈmɔɪst.nəs/
Translations of “moist”
in Arabic رَطِب…
in Korean 촉촉한…
in Malaysian lembap…
in French moite…
in Turkish nemli, rutubetli…
in Italian inumidito…
in Chinese (Traditional) 潮濕的, 濕潤的…
in Russian влажный, сырой…
in Polish wilgotny…
in Vietnamese ẩm ướt…
in Spanish húmedo…
in Portuguese úmido…
in Thai เปียกชื้น…
in German feucht…
in Catalan humit…
in Japanese (しっとりと)湿った…
in Indonesian lembab…
in Chinese (Simplified) 潮湿的, 湿润的…
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