[waw-tuh-ree, wot-uh-]
pertaining to or connected with water: watery Neptune.
full of or abounding in water, as soil or a region; soggy; boggy.
containing much or too much water: a watery paste; a watery batter.
soft, soggy, tasteless, etc., due to excessive water or overcooking: watery vegetables; a watery stew.
of the nature of water: watery vapor.
resembling water in appearance or color: eyes of a watery blue.
resembling water in fluidity and absence of viscosity: a watery fluid.
of poor or weak quality; thin, washy, or vapid: watery prose.
consisting of water: a watery grave.
discharging, filled with, or secreting a waterlike morbid substance.

before 1000; Middle English; Old English wæterig. See water, -y1

waterily, adverb
wateriness, noun
unwatery, adjective

3. thin, weak, diluted, dilute.
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watery (ˈwɔːtərɪ)
1.  relating to, consisting of, containing, or resembling water
2.  discharging or secreting water or a water-like fluid: a watery wound
3.  tearful; weepy
4.  insipid, thin, or weak

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watery wa·ter·y (wô'tə-rē)
adj. wa·ter·i·er, wa·ter·i·est

  1. Filled with, consisting of, or soaked with water; wet or soggy.

  2. Secreting or discharging water or watery fluid, especially as a symptom of disease.

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Example sentences
The frogs attach their eggs to the sides of the pitcher, and the tadpoles grow
  in the watery liquid inside the plant.
The frogs attach their eggs to the sides of the pitcher, and the tadpoles grow
  in the watery liquid inside the plant.
Not bad if you can get past the watery texture and slightly curdled appearance.
Then notice how the soothing palette mimics the sparkle and cool, watery blue
  of a swimming pool or water feature.
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