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moistenverb [I or T]

uk   us   /ˈmɔɪ.sən/
to make something ​slightlywet or to ​becomeslightlywet: Moisten the ​cloth before using it to ​cleanglass.
(Definition of moisten from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “moisten”
in Arabic يُرطّب…
in Korean 촉촉하게 만들다…
in Portuguese umedecer…
in Catalan humitejar(-se)…
in Japanese ~に湿り気を与える, ~が湿る…
in Chinese (Simplified) 弄湿,沾湿, (使)变潮湿…
in Chinese (Traditional) 弄濕,沾濕, (使)變潮濕…
in Italian inumidire…
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