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wet

Military
A term used in spy circles referring to any spilling of blood. An assassination may be termed a wet affair, wet job, wet operation or, generically as wetwork or wet work.

Sexology
Referring to vaginal moistness, as in arousal.

Vox populi
Untried, inexperienced, green

wet

(wet)
1. Soaked with moisture, usually water.
2. A colloquial term for edematous or overhydrated.
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The wettish, sticky cement floor sent chills all the way up to her temples.
We know the likelihood is that we'll be playing on a wettish wicket on Sunday, and I don't think they'll be used to playing on a low, slow Honley deck.
Most of the main plates are served with a wettish rice infused with cilantro and mild chile seasoning, and passable black beans.
It's useful to know that hornbeam, which makes a fine deciduous hedge with foxy brown leaves, will grow in a wettish spot.
Plants from the Mediterranean regions are used to wettish winters and dry, hot summers, so perhaps we need to start looking in that direction for plants in the future.