Brief Definitions of the Antonym(s)
Learn when and how to use these words with these examples!
Covered or saturated with water or another liquid.
She got wet in the rain and had to change her clothes.
Slightly wet; damp or humid.
The cake was perfectly baked, neither too dry nor too moist.
Containing a high amount of water vapor in the air; damp or muggy.
The weather was so humid that it made it hard to breathe.
How are these antonyms different from each other?
- 1Wet describes something that is covered or saturated with water or another liquid.
- 2Moist describes something that is slightly wet or damp.
- 3Humid describes the presence of a high amount of water vapor in the air, making it feel damp or muggy.
Good things to know
- 1Weather Forecast: Use these antonyms to describe weather conditions.
- 2Cooking: Use moist to describe food that is cooked with a high level of moisture, such as steamed vegetables or boiled rice.
- 3Describing Textures: Use these antonyms to describe the texture of objects, such as clothes, towels, and sponges.
The antonyms of driest are wet, moist, and humid. These words describe the presence of moisture or water. Use them to describe weather conditions, cooking, and textures of objects.