Translation of "wet" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /wet/ us /wet/ comparative wetter, superlative wettest

A2 covered in water or another liquid

a wet towel

A2 raining

a wet and windy day

B1 not dry yet

wet paint
be wet behind the ears

to be young and without experience

ser joven e inexperto

(Translation of “wet” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /wet/

containing, soaked in, or covered with, water or another liquid

We got soaking wet when it began to rain
His shirt was wet through with sweat
wet hair
The car skidded on the wet road.


a wet day
wet weather
It was wet yesterday.
wetness noun

the wetness of the grass.
wet blanket noun

a depressing companion

He turned out to be a wet blanket who wouldn’t join in anything.
wet-nurse noun

a woman employed to breast-feed someone else’s baby.

ama de cría, nodriza
wetsuit noun

a rubber suit for wearing in cold conditions when diving etc.

traje isotérmico
wet through adjective

soaked to the skin

calado hasta los huesos
We were wet through after being caught outside in the rain.

(Translation of “wet” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)