remoisten

moisten

[moi-suhn]
verb (used with object), verb (used without object)
to make or become moist.

Origin:
1570–80; moist + -en1

moistener, noun
overmoisten, verb
premoistened, adjective
remoisten, verb
supermoisten, verb (used with object)
unmoisten, verb (used with object)


dampen, wet, sponge, spray.
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moisten (ˈmɔɪsən)
 
vb
to make or become moist
 
'moistener
 
n

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moisten
1570s, from moist + -en.
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