What does watery mean?

Definitions for watery
ˈwɔ tə ri, ˈwɒt ə-wa·tery

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word watery.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. watery(adj)

    filled with water

    "watery soil"

  2. reeking, watery(adj)

    wet with secreted or exuded moisture such as sweat or tears

    "wiped his reeking neck"

  3. watery(adj)

    relating to or resembling or consisting of water

    "a watery substance"; "a watery color"

  4. watery, washy, weak(adj)

    overly diluted; thin and insipid

    "washy coffee"; "watery milk"; "weak tea"


  1. watery(Adjective)

    wet, soggy or soaked with water

  2. watery(Adjective)

    diluted or having too much water

  3. watery(Adjective)

    thin and pale therefore suggestive of water

  4. watery(Adjective)

    weak and insipid

  5. watery(Adjective)

    discharging water or similar substance as a result of disease etc.

  6. watery(Adjective)


Webster Dictionary

  1. Watery(adj)

    of or pertaining to water; consisting of water

  2. Watery(adj)

    abounding with water; wet; hence, tearful

  3. Watery(adj)

    resembling water; thin or transparent, as a liquid; as, watery humors

  4. Watery(adj)

    hence, abounding in thin, tasteless, or insipid fluid; tasteless; insipid; vapid; spiritless

  5. Origin: [AS. waeterig.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of watery in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of watery in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of watery in a Sentence

  1. Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Sam Shepard:

    Officers spoke to Mr. Shepard, and they smelled alcohol and had bloodshot watery eyes.

  2. Kristine Arthur:

    Sugar tends to pull fluid out of the GI tract, which can lead to loose, watery stools and diarrhea.

  3. Tommy Schaefer:

    She squeezed my neck for about 20 to 30 seconds. I couldn't breathe. I had blood going to my head and my eyes were so watery.

  4. Rob Holden:

    We are testing as we go, but nonetheless we are treating acute watery diarrhea, it's the same as treating cholera. That's just the diagnosis.

  5. Tommy Schaefer:

    I couldn't see for a moment because my eyes were so watery and I was distraught, I was in a state of mind, I had no idea what was happening. I was almost about to black out. And I grabbed it and I started swinging.

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