One entry found for moist.
Main Entry: moist
Function: adjective 1: slightly or moderately wet <moist earth> 2: characterized by high humidity - moistĚlyadverb - moistĚness /mis(t)-ns/ noun synonymsMOIST, DAMP, DANK mean somewhat wet. MOIST suggests a wetness that is just noticeable <grass just moist with dew>. DAMP suggests that something is wet to the point where it is disagreeable to touch <those clothes are too damp to wear>. DANK suggests a cold unpleasant wetness that may be unwholesome <a dank cellar>.